AUTHENTIC SILVER DENARIUS from ROMAN EMPEROR JULIUS CAESAR
ELEPHANT TRAMPLING SERPENT Circa 49-48 B.C.
Graded by NGC as AU (Almost Uncirculated)
Well centered and "CAESAR" is sharp and 100% visible. The elephant and serpent are crisp and 100% visible. Emblems on reverse are all visible, and slightly off center. There is a hint of steel-blue toning on coin.
You are viewing a high grade example of the rare and famous silver denarius of Julius Caesar, who died on the ides of March, 44 B.C.
Obverse: CAESAR, elephant trampling serpent
Reverse: Pontifical implements (simpulum, aspergillum, axe, and apex)
Denomination: Silver Denarius
Weight: 3.99 grams
Grade: NGC AU
Authenticity is unconditionally guaranteed.