Denarius with bust of Diana, struck under Faustus Cornelius Sulla
about 56 B.C.
Diameter: 18.5 mm. Weight: 3.82 gm. Die Axis: 6
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Bust of Diana, diademed, right, wearing necklace and earring. Lituus behind. Crescent above.
Reverse: Sulla seated, left. In front kneeling King Bocchus presenting an olive branch. At right kneeling Jugurtha, hands tied behind back.
By 1977: with Auctiones A.G., Aeschengraben 14, Basel, Switzerland (auction 7, June 7, 1977, lot 586); purchased on behalf of MFA at Auctiones auction 7 by Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland; September 14, 1977: purchased by MFA from Münzen und Medaillen A.G.
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour