Denarius with head of Hispania, struck under A. Postumius Albinus

Roman
Republican Period
about 81 B.C.


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 3.95 gm.

Accession Number

13.647

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins

Obverse: Head of Hispania, right, veiled in mourning, with dishevelled hair.
Behind: HISPAN
Reverse: Togate figure standing left, between fasces with axe and standard surmounted by legionary eagle.
A POST A F S N A[L]BIN
Serrate flan.

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum