Denarius with head of Mars, struck under Cn. Blasio

Roman
Republican Period
about 112–111 B.C.


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 3.81 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

12.443

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Mars, right, wearing crested Corinthian helmet; monogram above; behind, wreath.
CNBLASIOCNF
Reverse: Jupiter standing facing between Minerva and Juno; Jupiter holds sceptre and thunderbolt; Juno holds sceptre in right; Minerva holds sceptre in left and and with right places wreath on head of Jupiter.
[R]OMA (in exergue; between Jupiter and Minerva is letter Y)

Credit Line

Gift of Joseph H. Clark