POMPEY THE GREAT. AR Denarius (3.82 gms), Uncertain Greek mint, Cn. Calpurnius Piso, pro quaestor, 48 B.C. NGC Ch VF★, Strike: 5/5 Surface: 5/5. Cr-446/1; CRI-7; Syd-1032. Obverse: Head of Numa Pompilius right, wearing diadem inscribed NVMA; Reverse: Prow of quinquereme right. Quite deeply toned and fairly well centered, this incredibly engaging specimen offers alluring eye appeal and, despite exhibiting some moderate, even wear, remains entirely wholesome and original. A great example of the type. Purportedly ex: Mossberg Collection (1946) & Haeberlin Collection (1933) Lot # 2608.