Denarius with head of C. Julius Caesar, struck under L. Aemilius Buca

Roman
Republican Period
about 44 B.C.


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 18.5 mm. Weight: 3.19 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

92.262

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of C. Jullius Caesar right, laureate, behind a crescent.
CAESARIM P M
Reverse: Venus Victrix standing left, holding Victory on right hand and leaning with left on a sceptre.
LAEMILIVS BVCA

Provenance

By 1892: Miss Rebecca Salisbury Collection; bequest of Miss Rebecca Salisbury to MFA, January 6, 1892

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Rebecca Salisbury