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AUGUSTUS / Gaius, Lucius Caesars 2 BC Ancient Roman Empire Silver Denarius Coin

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AUGUSTUS / Gaius, Lucius Caesars 2 BC Ancient Roman Empire Silver Denarius Coin
AUGUSTUS / Gaius, Lucius Caesars 2 BC Ancient Roman Empire Silver Denarius Coin
AUGUSTUS / Gaius, Lucius Caesars 2 BC Ancient Roman Empire Silver Denarius Coin

AUGUSTUS / Gaius, Lucius Caesars 2 BC Ancient Roman Empire Silver Denarius Coin
Ancient Roman Silver Coin Denarius of. Struck 2 BC – 4 AD. CAESAR AVGVSTVS-DIVI F PATER PATRIAE, laureate head of Augustus right. Reverse: AVGVSTI F COS DESIG PRINC IVVENT / C L CAESARES Gaius and Lucius Caesar, on left and right, standing facing, each togate and resting a hand on one of two shields set on ground between them; behind the shields, two crossed spears; above, on left, simpulum right, and on right, lituus left. This type commemorates Gaius and Lucius Caesars, the grandsons of Augustus by Marcus Agrippa, as heirs to the imperial throne. Gaius became Princeps Iuventutis in 5 BC and Lucius in 2 BC. Their respective deaths in 4 AD and 2 AD were later attributed to Augustus’ wife, Livia, to secure the throne for her son her son, the future emperor, Tiberius. RIC I 207; Lyon 82; RSC 43. Very Fine, minor roughness, attractively toned & nicer in hand. All illustrations are of the actual item offered. The authenticity of all pieces is fully guaranteed. Images are not actual size Please see description for actual measurements. The item “AUGUSTUS / Gaius, Lucius Caesars 2 BC Ancient Roman Empire Silver Denarius Coin” is in sale since Wednesday, November 6, 2019. This item is in the category “Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ Ancient\Roman\ Imperial (27 BC-476 AD)”. The seller is “zeus_gallery” and is located in Beverly Hills, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Denomination: Denarius
  • Grade: VF
  • Ruler: Augustus
  • Date: 2 BC
  • Composition: Silver
  • Ancient Coins: Roman Coins
  • Coin Type: Ancient Roman
  • Material: Silver
  • Type: Denarius

AUGUSTUS / Gaius, Lucius Caesars 2 BC Ancient Roman Empire Silver Denarius Coin