Denarius with head of Roma, struck under L. Manlius Torquatus

Roman
Republican Period
about 113–112 B.C.


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 3.76 gm.

Accession Number

13.658

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins

Obverse: Head of Roma, right, wearing winged helmet.
Under chin: X behind, monogram; torque as border.
Reverse: Horseman, helmeted, armed with spear and shield, galloping left.
Above: Q below: L TORQVA in exergue: EX S C

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum