Denarius with head of Hercules, struck under Faustus Cornelius Sulla

Roman
Republican Period
about 56 B.C.


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 17.5 mm. Weight: 2.25 gm. Die Axis: 2

Accession Number

32.759

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Hercules, right, wearing lion-skin.
At left: S.C FAVS (written as monogram)
Reverse: Terrestrial globe within four wreaths, the lower flanked by an aplustre and ear of corn.

Credit Line

Storer Collection