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148/9 Marcus Aurelius Denarius Rare Portrait Roman Empire NGC Ch VF (18032903C)

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  • Rome: denarius, 3.11g, A.D. 148/9, RIC --, RSC 618d.
  • Silver denarius of Marcus Aurelius as Caesar under Antoninus Pius.
  • Rare left bare head portrait, portrait type not listed in RIC. Left facing portraits on 2nd century occur typically only on the gold aureus. 
  • Certified by NGC to Ch VF.
  • Obverse: AVRELIVS CAESAR AVG PII F, bare head LEFT.
  • Reverse: TR POT III COS II, Minerva helmeted standing right holding spear and resting left hand on shield.