Denarius with head of Roma, struck under Cn. Lucretius Trio

Roman
Republican Period
about 136 B.C.


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 18.5 mm. Weight: 3.89 gm. Die Axis: 5

Accession Number

13.637

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Roma, right, wearing two-drop earring and winged helmet.
Below chin: X behind: TRIO
Reverse: Dioscuri on horseback, charging right.
Below horses: CN.LVCR in exergue: ROMA

Provenance

By date unknown: Boston Athenaeum Collection; May 1, 1913: Deposited at MFA by The Boston Athenaeum

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum