Denarius with bust of Apollo, struck under L. Caesius

Roman
Republican Period
about 112–111 B.C.


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 19.5 mm. Weight: 2.85 gm.

Accession Number

13.623

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Apollo, seen from behind, with head left, diademed and wearing cloak over left shoulder, holding thunderbolt in right hand.
At right: monogram
Reverse: Two Lares, seated right on rock, each holding spear in left hand and with a cloak draped over left knee.
Between them, a dog; above, bust of Vulcan, left, with tongs over shoulder.
Monograms in field to left and right.
In exergue: L CA[E]SI

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum