L. CORNELIUS SULLA SILVER DENARIUS, MILITARY TRAVELING MINT

L. CORNELIUS SULLA SILVER DENARIUS, MILITARY TRAVELING MINT

Code: 10825

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Roman Republic
L. Cornelius Sulla Silver Denarius. 
Mint moving with Sulla in Asia or Greece, 84-83 BC.
Obverse: Diademed bust of Venus facing right, cupid standing to left before, holding palm; L•SVLLA below.
Reverse: Capis and lituus between two trophies; IMPER above, ITERVM below. 
Crawford 359/2; BMCRR East 3; RSC Cornelia 29. 
4.00g, 19mm.
Practically extremely fine, showing a superb portrait with a sharp all over strike.

Provenance:
Ex. Roma Numismatics Ltd, Sale 90, 18th November 2021, (Lot 829).
Ex Scipio Collection.
Ex. Soler & Llach.