Author Topic: T. Carisius, AR Denarius, Rome mint, 46 B.C., Crawford 464/2. Sydenham 982  (Read 82 times)

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Offline Overlord

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Roman Republic: T. Carisius, AR Denarius, Rome mint, 46 B.C., Crawford 464/2. Sydenham 982. RSC 1b. BMC 4058. Sear 447 (3.63 g, 18.5 mm)

A coin dedicated to the minting of coins!

Obverse: MONETA. Head of Juno Moneta right, one lock of hair falls down her neck facing right
Reverse: T. CARISIVS. Anvil die with garlanded, punch die above, between tongs and hammer; all within laurel wreath

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Re: T. Carisius, AR Denarius, Rome mint, 46 B.C., Crawford 464/2. Sydenham 982
« Reply #1 on: February 21, 2019, 08:22:48 AM »
That's not just a very special subject, but also an extra-ordinary coin ! Congratulations with this one.
I love what you achieved with the lighting in photography, especially on the portrait !

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Re: T. Carisius, AR Denarius, Rome mint, 46 B.C., Crawford 464/2. Sydenham 982
« Reply #2 on: February 21, 2019, 12:43:03 PM »
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An unidentified coin is a piece of metal. An identified coin is a piece of history.