Denarius with head of Roma, issued by Mn. Aemilius Lepidus

Roman
Republican Period
about 114–113 B.C.


Mint: Italy, Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 3.85 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

92.23

Medium or Technique

Silver

On View

Michael C. Ruettgers Gallery for Ancient Coins (Gallery 212C)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Roma, right, laureate; monogram behind.
ROMA
Reverse: Equestrian statue, right, atop an arched structure.
M ligature N AE[M]ILIOLEP

Provenance

By date unknown: Miss Rebecca Salisbury Collection; Jan. 6, 1892: bequest of Miss Rebecca Salisbury to MFA

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Rebecca Salisbury