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Silver denarii

Denarii were the standard silver coins of the Republic and of the first and second centuries AD.
25 denarii made 1 golden aureus and one denarius was worth 4 sestertii
A typical denarius measures approximately 18 mm in diameter.

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please email us to check that it is still available, quoting our reference number
(beginning RC_).

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Roman Republic

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Gnaeus Pompey Junior
(elder son of Pompey the Great)

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RC 3226 Gnaeus Pompey Junior, Dictator (executed 45 BC) - silver denarius of 46-45 BC (Cordoba mint)
obverse - M POBLICI LEG PRO PR - head of Roma
reverse - CN MAGNVS IMP - Hispania presenting palm to soldier on galley prow.
195

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Julius Caesar, Dictator 49 - 44 BC

During the civil wars between Caesar and Pompey, both commanders issued denarii minted by travelling military mints to pay their troops.
Eventually the Senate had to flee to Greece and lost the right to issue denarii, though it retained control of base metal coins.

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RC 3151 Julius Caesar (Dictator 49 - 44 BC), silver denarius


RC 3151 Julius Caesar (Dictator 49 - 44 BC), silver denarius of 46 BC (minted in Utica, Africa)
obverse - DICT ITER COS TERT - head of Ceres
reverse - AVGVR PONT MAX - emblems of the Pontificate.
495

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RC 3154 Julius Caesar (Dictator 49 - 44 BC), silver denarius


RC 3154 Julius Caesar (Dictator 49 - 44 BC), silver denarius of 46-45 BC (minted in Spain)
obverse - no legend - head of Venus, small Cupid on her shoulder
reverse - CAESAR - trophy of arms with male and female captive Gauls.
465

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RC 3152 Julius Caesar (Dictator 49 - 44 BC), silver denarius


RC 3152 Julius Caesar (Dictator 49 - 44 BC), silver denarius of 46-45 BC (minted in Spain)
obverse - no legend - head of Venus, small Cupid on her shoulder
reverse - CAESAR - trophy of arms with male and female captive Gauls.
495

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