C. Cassius Longinus and Lentulus Spinther, AR Denarius, 42 BC

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Co-assassin of Julius Caesar, Brother-in-law of Brutus.  He later joined forces with Brutus and they were defeated by
Marc Antony and Octavian. He committed suicide during battle of Philippi in 42 B.C.

Lentulus Spinther, Moneyer, Military mint, probably at Smyrna, early 42 B.C.

Obverse;  C. CASSI. IMP left, LEIBERTAS right, diademed and draped bust of  Libertas right
Reverse :  LENTVLVS SPINT in two lines below jug and lituus.

Reference:  Crawford 500/3;  CRI 221; Sydenham 1307; RSC 4a.

Diameter:  18mm
Material:  Silver plated lead free fine pewter
Made in the USA
Packaged in a coin collecting flip with printed description on insert.

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