Denarius with bust of Victory, struck under L. Valerius Flaccus

Roman
Republican Period
about 108–107 B.C.


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 3.63 gm.

Accession Number

13.656

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Victory, right, draped, with hair collected into knot behind head.
Under chin: X
Reverse: Mars, helmeted and with chlamys tied around waist, walking left, holding spear with point downward in right hand and trophy over shoulder in left hand; before, priestly cap (apex); behind, corn-ear.
In field to left: L VALERI / FLACCI

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum