Denarius with bust of Diana, struck under A. Postumius Albinus

Roman
Republican Period
about 81 B.C.


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 3.69 gm.

Accession Number

13.646

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Diana, right, draped; at shoulders, quiver and bow, the end of which in the form of stag’s head; above, bucranium.
Reverse: Togate figure standing left on rocky ground before lighted altar and sprinkling sacrificial ox with branch.
A POST A F SN ALBIN
Serrate flan.

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum