Denarius of Mn. Fonteius C.f. with head of Apollo

Roman
Republican Period
85 B.C.


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. weight: 3.88 gm. die axis: 4

Accession Number

32.1529

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Youthful, laureate head of Apollo to right.
Thunderbolt below; monogram under chin.
Behind head: MN(ligate). FO NT(ligate)EI.C.F
Border of dots.
Reverse: Cupid on goat, to right
Above, pilei. In exergue, a thyrsos. Laurel wreath around.
Border of dots.

Credit Line

Storer Collection