Pinehurst Coin Exchange announces the issuance of the second coin in its
Legendary Warriors series, Julius Caesar. Renowned as a general,
statesman, and dictator, Caesar’s intellect and insatiable
appetite for warfare are responsible for the transition of Rome from a
Republic into an Empire, as well as his assassination in 44 B.C. His
documentation of the Gallic and Civil wars earn him an additional
accolade as a historian.
As head of the government, he formulated social, land, and governmental
reforms, which included the creation of the Julian calendar. During his
reign, Caesar also centralized the bureaucracy of the Republic. Today,
his political philosophy, known as Caesarism, still inspires
In all, Julius Caesar symbolizes power, ambition, and leadership.