Denarius with bust of Flora, struck under C. Clodius Vestalis

Roman
Republican Period
about 41 B.C.


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 3.89 gm.

Accession Number

13.626

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Flora right, wearing earring and wreath of leaves and flowers. Behind: Flower.
Before: CCLODIVS behind: C. F.
Reverse: Vestal Virgin seated left, draped and veiled, holding culullus (two-handled bowl) in left hand.
Behind: VESTALIS

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum