Denarius with head of M. Claudius Marcellus, struck under P. Cornelius Lentulus Marcellinus

Roman
Republican Period
about 50 B.C.


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 4.01 gm. Die Axis: 4

Accession Number

66.824

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of M. Claudius Marcellus, right; behind, triskeles;
before: MARCELLINVS
Reverse: Tetrastyle temple, before which M. Claudius Marcellus stands holding trophy
MARCELLVS COS.QVINQ

Provenance

By date unknown: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; October 11, 1966: purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr.

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour