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Augustus AR Denarius. Uncertain Spanish mint (Colonia Caesaraugusta?

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Augustus AR Denarius. Uncertain Spanish mint (Colonia Caesaraugusta?), 19-18 BC. CAESAR AVGVSTVS, bare head to right / S?P?Q?R CL?V in two lines on round shield (clipeus virtutis). RIC I 42a; BMCRE 333-4 = BMCRR Gaul 128-9; RSC 294; BN 1311. 3.61g, 22mm, 6h.Near Extremely Fine; minor areas of corrosion, otherwise highly lustrous metal.Ex Numismatica Ars Classica, Spring Sale 2020, 25 May 2020, lot 815;Ex Auktionshaus H. D. Rauch GmbH, Auction 90, 4 June 2012, lot 323.