Denarius with head of Concordia, struck under L. Mussidius Longus

Roman
Republican Period
about 42 B.C.


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 3.89 gm.

Accession Number

13.639

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Concordia right, veiled and diademed.
Beneath chin: star.
Behind: CONCORDIA
Reverse: Circular platform ornamented with trellis and patterned balustrade, inscribed: CLOACIN
Atop platform, pair of draped statues of Venus Cloacina; to right, low column; to left, flight of steps and portico.
Above: L MVSSI[DIVS]
Below: LONGVS

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum