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137 BC Sextus Pompeius
Helmeted head of Roma right, X below chin, jug behind

ROMA in Ex.
She-wolf standing rightsuckling the twins Romulus and Remus, fig tree in background with three birds, the shepherd Faustulus standing right behind

Rome 137 BC
Sear 112
CRR 461


This moneyer was the husband of Lucilia (sister of the poet C. Lucilius) and father to Cn. Pompeius Sex. f Strabo, and grandfather of Pompeius Magnus (Pompey the Great). He may also have been praetor in 119 BC.
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Album name:Jay GT4 / Republic and Imperatorial
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Date added:May 05, 2017
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Mat  [May 05, 2017 at 01:58 PM]
Nice example.
Randygeki(h2)  [May 06, 2017 at 09:52 PM]
A mean lookin wolf. Very cool coin!