P. Cornelius Lentulus Spinther. Denarius circa 74, AR 18mm., 3.78g. Bearded head of Hercules r.; behind, Q·S·C. Rev. Genius of the Roman people seated facing on curule chair, holding cornucopiae and sceptre, crowned by Victory flying behind him; in l. field, P·LENT·P·F and in r. field, L·N. Babelon Cornelia 58. Sydenham 791. Crawford 397/1.
Rare. Delicate old cabinet tone and about extremely fine.
Ex NAC sale 73, 2013, 124. From the “Student and his mentor” collection.