Denarius with bust of Genius Populi Romani, struck under Cn. Cornelius Lentulus
about 76–75 B.C.
Mint: Spain (?)
Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 3.97 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Bust of Genius of the Roman people, right, bearded, draped and wearing diadem; behind sceptre.
G.P.R (Genius Populi Romani, above)
Reverse: A globe between rudder and sceptre, left, to which is attached a laurel-wreath with fillet.
EX SC (at left and right in field) CN.LEN.Q (below globe)
By date unknown: Mrs. Charles Goddard Weld Collection; gift of Mrs. Charles Goddard Weld to MFA, November 12, 1942
Gift of Mrs. Charles Goddard Weld