Sextans (aes grave) with scallop shell

Roman
Republican Period
about 280–276 B.C.


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 37 mm. Weight: 56.27 gm.

Accession Number

19.262

Medium or Technique

Bronze (cast)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: scallop shell; below, two pellets.
Reverse: caduceus between a pair of pellets

Provenance

Source unidentified.

Credit Line

Source unidentified