Denarius with bust of Mars, struck under Cn. Cornelius Lentulus

Roman
Republican Period
about 88 B.C.


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 3.87 gm.

Accession Number

32.755

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins

Obverse: Bust of Mars, seen from behind, wearing crested Corinthian helmet; spear over left shoulder and sword over right shoulder
Reverse: Victory in biga, wreath in right hand.
In exergue: [CN] LENTVL

Credit Line

Storer Collection