Sextus Pompey, 37/6 BC. Denarius (Silver, 18 mm, 3.72 g, 12 h), military mint in Sicily. MAG•PIVS•IMP•ITER Bare head of Cn. Pompeius Magnus to right; behind, jug; before, lituus. Rev. PRAEF / CLAS•ET•ORAE / MARIT•EX• S•C Neptune standing left, holding aplustre in his hand and with his right foot on a prow; to left and right, one of the Catanaean brothers bearing his parent on his shoulders. Crawford 511/3a. CRI 334. Sydenham 1344. With a good portrait of Pompey the Great. Some bankers' marks in the obverse field, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 800 CHF