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Ancient coins in the collection of Jordan Montgomery, focused on the Roman Republic and related series. The attributions and information are all verified to the best of my ability but, if I have made a mistake, please leave a comment and I'll do my best to rectify it. For more information about the reference works listed, a bibliography is provided. Additionally, this site is made available purely for informational purposes and none of the coins are currently for sale.

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Cr. 41/10 McCabe A1 Anonymous post-semilibral uncia, dolphins at keel, 215-212 BC, Rome mint

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Roman republic Æ Uncia(7.81g, 22mm, 3h), anonymous "post-semilibral" series. 215-212 BC. Head of Roma right, wearing attic helmet; to left, • / Prow right; above, ROMA; below, •. McCabe Group A1; Crawford 41/10

Ex Thersites Collection

This coin is an interesting variant with dolphins at keel of the prow and is a die match to CNG e-173 lot 381, McCabe A1.Un.1(Russo coll.) and Nomos Obolos Webauction 2 Lot 143. My research suggests this dolphin ornamentation is unique to this single reverse die.