Denarius with bust of Diana, struck under C. Hosidius Geta

Roman
Republican Period
about 68 B.C.


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 4.09 gm. Die Axis: 3

Accession Number

13.631

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Diana, right, draped and wearing a diadem, earring, and double necklace; at her shoulders, bow and quiver.
Before: GETA behind: IIIVIR
Reverse: Wild boar right, pierced by spear and attacked by dog.
In exergue: CHOSIDICF

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum