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Ancient and medieval 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. 137/6 Second crescent series Æ Sextans, 194-190 B.C. Rome mint

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Roman Republic Æ Sextans(20.4mm, 5.77g). Anonymous(Second crescent series), 194-190 BC. Rome mint. Head of Mercury right wearing winged Petasos, •• above / Prow of galley right; above, crescent and before, ••; below, ROMA. Crawford 137/6; Sydenham 327d; Russo RBW 615.

Ex RBW Collection, ex Goodman Collection, CNG 45, lot 1322, 3/18/1998

Very rare, only 1 example in BN Paris & 2 on ACSearch as of 6/5/2016