Lot 399. Julius Caesar. 49-48 B.C. AR denarius. Military mint traveling with Caesar.
Julius Caesar. 49-48 B.C. AR denarius (17 mm, 3.61 g, 5 h). Military mint traveling with Caesar. CAESAR in exergue, elephant advancing right, trampling on horned serpent / Simpulum, sprinkler, axe (surmounted by a dog's head), and priest's hat. Crawford 443/1; HCRI 9; Sydenham 1006; RSC 49. Banker's mark in obverse field, a few very light scratches. Very fine.