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Triton XXII, Lot: 859. Estimate $750.
Sold for $1100. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

C. Hosidius C.f. Geta. 64 BC. AR Denarius (17.5mm, 4.08 g, 4h). Rome mint. Diademed and draped bust of Diana right, with bow and quiver over shoulder; III VIR downward to left, GETA downward to right / Calydonian boar standing right, pierced by spear and attacked by dog; C HOSIDI C F in exergue. Crawford 407/2; Sydenham 903; Hosidia 1; BMCRR Rome 3388; RBW 1456. Superb EF, lightly toned, lustrous.

From the Alan J. Harlan Collection, purchased from Edward J. Waddell. Ex Numismatica Ars Classica 21 (17 May 2001), lot 212.