C. Piso L.f. Frugi.
|Sale: Triton XI, Lot: 598. Estimate $750.
Closing Date: Monday, 7 January 2008.
Sold For $900. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
61 BC. AR Denarius (3.89 g, 6h). Rome mint. Laureate head of Apollo right, hair falling in ringlets; thunderbolt behind / C PISO • L • F • FRVGI below, rider, bare-headed, on horseback, galloping right, holding whip aloft; A above. Crawford 408/1a; Hersh, Piso
83 (O30/R1032); Sydenham 865a; Kestner 3326; BMCRR Rome 3805; Calpurnia 24h. Superb EF, lightly toned. From dies of the highest artistic merit.