Denarius with head of Roma, Issued by T. Minucius Augurinus

Roman
Republican Period
about 134 B.C.


Mint: Italy, Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 3.85 gm. Die Axis: 5

Accession Number

98.1133

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, wearing winged helmet; monogram behind.
Reverse: Spiral column surmounted by statue; at base two ears of corn; on right standing togate figure holding lituus in right hand; on left standing togate figure holding dish and loaf.
RO MA (above) TIMINVCICF AVGVRNI (around)

Provenance

By date unknown: Boston Numismatic Society Collection; February 1, 1898: gift of the Boston Numismatic Society to MFA

Credit Line

Gift of the Boston Numismatic Society