Q. Fufius Calenus and Mucius Cordus. AR Denarius serratus, 70 BC. Obv. Jugate heads of Honos and Virtus right; in left field, [H]O and in right field, VIRT; below, KALENI. Rev. Italia, holding cornucopiae and Roma, holding fasces and placing right foot on globe, clasping their hands; at sides, [winged caduceus/ITAL]-RO. In exergue, CORDI. Cr. 403/1. B. 1. g. 3.90 mm. 18.00 Scarce. A superb example of this fascinating issue. Wonderful iridescent old cabinet tone with reddish hues. Good EF/EF.
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