Denarius with head of Roma, struck under L. Pomponius and Cn. Domitius Ahenobarbus

Roman
Republican Period
about 118 B.C.


Mint: Narbo

Dimensions

Diameter: 19.5 mm. Weight: 3.80 gm. Die Axis: 4

Accession Number

12.445

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Roma, right, wearing winged helmet.
Behind: X
LPOMPONICN[F]
Reverse: Naked warrior, Bituitus, in biga moving right; he holds shield and spear in left hand and casts javelin with right; horses galloping; in exergue: LLICCNDOM
Serrate flan.

Provenance

By date unknown: Joseph H. Clark Collection; June 6, 1912: gift of Joseph H. Clark to MFA

Credit Line

Gift of Joseph H. Clark