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A silver  Roman Republican denarius of L. Cassius Q. f. Longinus with the heads of Liber and Libera. Coin Type: Silver denarius of L. Cassius Q. f. Longinus, Roman Republic, 78 BCE.
Mint and Date: Rome, 78 BCE.
Size and Weight: 17mm x 18mm, 3.71g
Obverse: Head of young Bacchus or Liber right, wreathed with ivy, thyrsus over shoulder.
Reverse: Head of Libera (Proserpina) left, wreathed with vine.
L•CASSI•Q•F behind.
Provenance: ancientauctionhouse.com (eBay), May 2009
Ref: RCV (2000) 317; RSC Cassia 6.
BW Ref: 057 041 140
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