Gold Coin of Brutus

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Illustration

Ibolya Horváth
by Classical Numismatic Group, Inc.
published on 06 September 2023
Gold Coin of Brutus Download Full Size Image

Aureus of Brutus, thought to have been struck in the late summer or autumn of 42 BCE at a military mint travelling with Marcus Junius Brutus and Cassius in western Asia Minor or northern Greece.

Obverse: portrait of Brutus

Reverse: trophy combining elements of land and sea victories and thought to celebrate the military victories of Brutus in Lycia and Thrace, along with the heroic naval feats of Cassius in resistance to the Rhodians.

Classical Numismatic Group, Inc. http://www.cngcoins.com

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Inc., C. N. G. (2023, September 06). Gold Coin of Brutus. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/17884/gold-coin-of-brutus/

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