Denarius with head of Roma, struck under M. Fannius

Roman
Republican Period
about 123 B.C.


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 3.86 gm. Die Axis: 9

Accession Number

01.5039

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Roma, right, wearing winged helmet; hair in three straggling locks.
X (under chin); ROMA (behind)
Reverse: Victory naked to hips in quadriga, horses galloping towards right; she holds in right hand wreath with which she is crowning horses, reins in left hand.
M F A[N] C F (in exergue)

Provenance

By date unknown: The Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins; bequest of Augustine Shurtleff to MFA; accessioned February 5, 1901

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins