FAUSTUS CORNELIUS SULLA SILVER DENARIUS

FAUSTUS CORNELIUS SULLA SILVER DENARIUS

Code: 10826

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Roman Republic
Faustus Cornelius Sulla Silver Denarius
Rome mint, (56 BC). 
Obverse: Laureate, diademed and draped bust of Venus facing right, wearing double necklace of pearls and pendants, cruciform earring, and jewels in hair, pulled into a knot; S•C and sceptre behind.
Reverse: Three military trophies standing facing; capis to left, lituus to right, FAVSTVS monogram in exergue. Crawford 426/3; ; BMCRR Rome 3909-11; RSC Cornelia 63. 3.8grams, 19mm.
Practically extremely fine for the issue, with hints of golden iridescence.

Ex. Lvcernae Numismatics, Spain.