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Caesar elephant denarius
CAESAR in exergue, elephant advancing right, trampling horned serpent.

Pontifical implements: simpulum, sprinkler, axe and priest's hat.

49-48 BC. Military mint traveling with Caesar.

3.87g

Crawford 443/1; HCRI 9; Sydenham 1006; RSC 49.

Wonderfully struck but was probably bent and straightened at some point

Ex-RCNA coin show; Ex: Charles Euston

Sold Forum Auction Oct 2018
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Canaan  [Aug 09, 2018 at 09:16 PM]
Lovely!!!
quadrans  [Aug 09, 2018 at 09:22 PM]
Nice piece..
Mat  [Aug 09, 2018 at 10:23 PM]
Its got character and I like it, cool
Nemonater  [Aug 10, 2018 at 03:41 AM]
Very cool. Was is a bored soldier? Someone trying to make change?
okidoki  [Aug 10, 2018 at 09:17 PM]
very nice
NORMAN K  [Sep 09, 2018 at 05:06 AM]
interesting coin