Denarius of M. Caecilius Metellus Q. f. with head of Roma

Roman
Republican Period
127 B.C.


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 17 mm. weight: 3.84 gm. die axis: 2

Accession Number

32.1519

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Helmeted head of Roma to right.
On left: ROMA downwards.
Reverse: Macedonian shield. In center: elephant’s head.
Around: M.METELLVS.Q.F
All within laurel wreath.

Credit Line

Storer Collection