Denarius with head of Apollo, struck under L. Valerius Acisculus

Roman
Republican Period
about 45 B.C.


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 18.5 mm. Weight: 3.90 gm. Die Axis: 10

Accession Number

1998.462

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: within laurel wreath, head of Apollo right, hair tied with band.
At left, double pick and ACISCVLVS
Reverse: Europa seated on bull to right.
In ex.: [L]VALERIVS

Provenance

By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, December 16, 1998

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III