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Sextus Pompey, son of Pompey the Great, general opposing the 2nd Triumvirate in Sicily, 42-36 BC.

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BMC RR 14Sextus Pompey. 42 BC. AV Aureus (8.17 g, 8h). Mint in Sicily. MAG. PIVS. behind, IMP. ITER. before, bare head of Sextus Pompey right; all within oak wreath / PRAEF above, CLAS. ET. ORAE/MARIT. EX. S.C below in two lines, bare heads of Pompey the Great right and Cnaeus Pompey Junior left, face to face; lituus to left, tripod to right. Crawford 511/1Calicó 71; Sydenham 1346A corr; BMCRR 14 (same dies).TextImage
BMC p562Sextus Pompey AE Triens (?). Sicilian Mint, 38-36 BC. Helmeted head of Minerva left / HISPAN, horseman charging right, with couched spear. TextImage
Pompeia 14
sear5 #1387
Sextus Pompey AV Aureus. Uncertain Sicilian mint, struck 42 BC. MAG PIVS IMP ITER, bare head right, all within oak wreath / PRAEF CLAS ET ORAE MARIT EX S C, confronted bare heads of Pompey the Great & Gnaeus Pompey, lituus & tripod to left & right. Cr511/1, Syd 1346, Calico 71. TextImage
RSC 1Sextus Pompey Denarius. 42 BC. MAG PIVS IMP ITER, head of Neptune right, trident over shoulder / PRAEF CLAS ET ORAE MARIT EX S C, trophy with trident above & anchor below; prow-stem on left & aplustre on right, two heads of Scylla at base. Pompeia 21, Cr511/2b, Syd 1347. TextImage
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RSC 1b
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Sextus Pompey Denarius. 42 BC. MAG PIVS IMP ITER, diademed head of Neptune right, trident behind / PRAE F CLAS ET ORAE MAR IT EX SC, naval trophy set on an anchor, heads of the sea monsters Scylla and Charybdis below. TextImage
RSC 1cSextus Pompey Magnus AR Denarius. Uncertain Sicilian mint. MAG PIVS IMP ITER, diademed head of Neptune right, trident [Image] behind / PRAEF CLAS ET ORAE MARIT EX S.C, naval trophy. TextImage
RSC 2
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Sextus Pompey Denarius. 38-37 BC. MAG PIVS IMP ITER, galley adorned with aquila, sceptre & trident before Pharos of Messana decorated with a statue of Neptune / PRAEF CLAS ET ORAE MARIT EX SC, the monster Scylla, her torso of dogs and fishes, wielding a rudder as a club. Pompeia 22, Cr511/4a, Syd 1348. TextImage
RSC 3Sextus Pompey AR Denarius. Uncertain Sicilian mint, 42-40 BC. Pharos of Messana surmounted by statue of Neptune, galley left in foreground, MAG PIVS-IMP ITER around / Scylla brandishing rudder, PRAEF ORAE MARIT ET CLAS S C around. Cr511/4d, Syd 1349. TextImage
RSC 17
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Sextus Pompey Denarius. Sicily, 40 BC. MAG PIVS IMP ITER, bare head of Pompey the Great right between lituus and capis / Neptune left, foot on prow, between brothers Anapias and Amphinomus, parents on their shoulders, PR’F above, in ex CLAS ET OR’ / MARIT EX SC. Pompeia 27, Cr511/3a, Syd 1344. (9 examples) TextImage
RSC 20
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Sextus Pompey Denarius. 44-43 BC. NEPTVNI, head of Pompey the Great right / Galley with sail and rowers; Q NASIDIVS. Pompeia 28, Crawford 483/2; Sydenham 1350. TextImage
Syd 1044Sextus Pompey AE As. Spanish or Sicilian mint, 46-43 BC. Laureate head of Janus with features of Pompey the Great / Prow of galley right. Cr479/1. TextImage
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Syd 1044a
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Sextus Pompey AE As. Sicilian Mint, 43-36 BC. MAGN above laureate janiform head with features of Pompey the Great / PIVS above, IMP below, prow of galley right. RPC 671, Pompeia 20, Cr479/1, Syd 1044a. TextImage
Syd 1045
Sear'88 #347
Sextus Pompey, with Legate Eppius, AE As. Spanish mint, 45-44 BC. Laureate head of Janus, altar between, MAGNVS above, PIVS IMP F below / EPPIVS above, LEG below, prow of galley right. Eppia 2, Pompeia 19, Cohen 2, Cr478/1a, Syd 1045, RPC 487.TextImage
See also: Search the Virtual Catalog of Roman Coins for Sextus+Pompey
Perseus Project database, coins of Sextus Pompeius

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