Denarius with head of Salus, struck under Mn. Acilius

Roman
Republican Period
about 49 B.C.


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 3.71 gm. Die Axis: 5

Accession Number

13.619

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Salus, right, laureate.
Behind: SALVTIS
Reverse: Valetudo standing left, draped, resting left arm on column, holding serpent with right hand.
M[N] ACILIVS IIIVIRVALET[V]

Provenance

May 1, 1913: Deposited by Boston Athenaeum

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum