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63 BC L. Cassius Longinus
Veiled and diad. head of Vesta left, two-handled cup behind, control letter "A" before

LONGIN III V
Togate citizen standing left depositing ballot inscribed V in voting box

Rome 63 BC
3.75 g

Sear 364, RRC 413/1, RSC Cassia 10

Ex Roberto Pedoni


On the obverse below the chin of Vesta is a control letter. The only letters employed on this issue are L, C, A, S, S (inverted) and I. If you collect enough coins of this moneyer, you can spell the moneyer's name in full: L. CASSI
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Randygeki(h2)  [May 05, 2017 at 05:42 AM]
Very cool coin! and great pic!
Nemonater  [May 05, 2017 at 09:51 AM]
^ What he said! Interesting type.
Mat  [May 05, 2017 at 11:35 AM]
Very nice!
TheEmpireNeverEnded  [May 14, 2017 at 03:00 AM]
This is gorgeous! Now I have to find one like it for myself. The toning on the obverse further enhances an already stunning Vesta.