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Lot 1839    Session 6 (9.30am Thursday)    Roman Silver & Bronze

Estimate $180
SOLD $100

C. VIBIUS VARUS, (42 B.C.), silver denarius, Rome mint, (3.924 grams), obv. head of Bacchus, wearing wreath of ivy and grapes to right, rev. [C.]VIBIVS in exergue VARVS to right, panther springing to left, towards garlanded altar on which is a thyrsus and mask (S.496 [£90 VF], Cr.494/36, Syd.1138, B.Vibia 24). Off centred, with attractive dark patina, nearly extremely fine and rare.

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