ROMAN REPUBLIC, CN. CORNELIUS P.F. LENTULUS MARCELLINUS DENARIUS

ROMAN REPUBLIC, CN. CORNELIUS P.F. LENTULUS MARCELLINUS DENARIUS

Code: 10831

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Roman Republic
Cn. Cornelius P.F. Lentulus Marcellinus Silver Denarius
(76-75 BC), uncertain Spanish mint. 
Obverse: Diademed and draped bust of Genius Populi Romani facing right; scepter over shoulder.
Reverse: Globe flanked by wreathed sceptre and rudder, EX-SC /  to left and right fields, CN· LEN · Q, in exergue.
Crawford 393/1a; Sydenham 752; RSC Cornelia 54. 
3.8 grams, 19 mm in diameter.
Sharply struck on a broad flan showing superb detail, with pleasing golden-blue hues within detail, practically extremely fine or better.

 *Cn. Cornelius P. F. Lentulus Marcellinus was paymaster to Pompey's troops in Spain.