|Sale: Triton IX, Lot: 1304. Estimate $300.
Closing Date: Monday, 9 January 2006.
Sold For $375. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
[Roman Moneyer Issues] C. Memmius C. f.
56 BC. AR Denarius (4.06 g, 4h). Rome mint. C MEMMI. C. F. before, QVIRINVS behind, laureate, long-haired, and bearded head of Quirinus (Romulus) right / MEMMIVS. AED. CERIALIA. PREIMVS. FECIT around, Ceres seated right, holding torch and three grain-ears; serpent at her feet. Crawford 427/2; Sydenham 921; Kestner 3463-3464; BMCRR Rome 3941-3942; CNR Memmia 19; Memmia 9. Near EF, gray and iridescent toning. ($300)From the Harry Strickhausen Collection.