One of the assassins of Julius Caesar, he later joined forces with Brutus and they were defeated by Marc Antony and Octavian. He committed suicide during the battle of Philippi in 42 B.C.
Obverse: – C . CASSO . IMP., Diad. head of Liberty
Reverse: – MSERVILIVS . LEG, aplustre with branches terminating in flowers
Diameter: 18 mm
Struck by M. Servilius Legate, at a military mint at Sardis. The final issue of Cassius. This reverse type commemorates the capture of Rhodes by Cassius.
Silver-plated, made in the USA
Packaged in a coin collecting flip with the description of coin printed on flip insert.