Lot 372. Sextus Pompey. 37/6 B.C. AR denarius. Uncertain Sicilian mint, perhaps Catana.
Sextus Pompey. 37/6 B.C. AR denarius (19 mm, 4.45 g, 12 h). Uncertain Sicilian mint, perhaps Catana. MAG PIVS I[MP IT]ER, bare head of Pompey the Great right; behind, capis; before, lituus / PRÆF above; CLAS ET [ORÆ / (MAR)IT EX S C] in two lines in exergue, Neptune standing left, foot on prow, holding aplustre, between the brothers Anapias and Amphinomus with their parents on their shoulders. Crawford 511/3a; HCRI 334; Sydenham 1344; RSC 17 (Pompey the Great). Toned. Light porosity and a few faint marks. Good fine.