Gens Norbana. C. NORBANUS 83 BC. AR DENARIUS. 3.8 gr. – 19.39 mm. O:\ C NORBANVS below, diademed head of Venus right; CLI behind. R:\ Corn ear, fasces and caduceus. Syd 739, Cr357/1b. Rare. VF/EF. The reverse type is probably an allusion to the moneyer's father and the part he played in Sicily during the Social war,when he raised troops, organised a fleet, and provisioned the town of Rhegium.