Res Publica Coin Gallery

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.

Except where otherwise noted, content on this site is copyright Jordan Montgomery and licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License

Home / Ancient Imitations of Roman Republic coins /

Cf. Cr. 408/1a - Good silver imitation of C. Calpurnius L.f. Piso AR denarius, after 61 B.C.

cfCr408.1aImitative.JPG Spain, Æ semis, circa 150-100 B.C.ThumbnailsSpain, Æ semis, circa 150-100 B.C.ThumbnailsSpain, Æ semis, circa 150-100 B.C.ThumbnailsSpain, Æ semis, circa 150-100 B.C.ThumbnailsSpain, Æ semis, circa 150-100 B.C.ThumbnailsSpain, Æ semis, circa 150-100 B.C.ThumbnailsSpain, Æ semis, circa 150-100 B.C.Thumbnails

Imitations of Roman Republic coinage, unknown group(possibly Geto-Dacian?), AR denarius(18mm, 3.59g), after 61 B.C. Types of C. Calpurnius Piso Frugi. Laureate head of Apollo right; behind, Π / Horseman right with palm; above, star; below, CΓISOLΓ. Cf. Crawford 408/1a, obv. die 6(Π), rev. die 14(star) for prototype

An imitation(Possibly Geto-Dacian?) of a denarius of C. Calpurnius Piso Frugi, struck some time after the original type was minted circa 61 B.C.(Mesagne hoard).

0 comments

Add a comment