Denarius with elephant, struck under C. Julius Caesar

Roman
Republican Period
about 49–48 B.C.


Mint: Gaul

Dimensions

Diameter: 18.5 mm. Weight: 3.95 gm. Die Axis: 8

Accession Number

93.1482

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Elephant, right, trampling a dragon.
CAESAR
Reverse: Emblems of pontificate, culullus, aspergillum, axe and apex.

Magistrate/moneyer: Fam. Julia (Caius Julius Caesar)

Credit Line

Source unidentified