Lot 430. JULIUS CAESAR, d. March 15, 44BC. AR Denarius. ex PNC collection.
JULIUS CAESAR, d. March 15, 44BC. AR Denarius (3.85 gm) of Feb-Mar. 44 BC by L. Aemilius Buca. Laureate head of Caesar / Venus seated holding Victory. RSC.24. Cr.480/7(b). Toned VF. Rare. With this coin, Caesar takes the title of perpetual dictator, a liberty that soon would lead to his death by a group of conservative Senators led by Cassius and Brutus. ex PNC collection.