Sextans with head of Mercury

Roman
Republican Period
about 217–215 B.C.


Mint: Italy, Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 22.42 gm. Die Axis: 10

Accession Number

32.1515

Medium or Technique

Bronze

On View

Michael C. Ruettgers Gallery for Ancient Coins (Gallery 212C)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Mercury, right, wearing petasus; two dots above.
Reverse: Prow to right; two dots below.
 ROMA

Provenance

By date unknown: Storer Collection; accessioned as Storer Collection, 1932

Credit Line

Storer Collection