Denarius with head of Cn. Pompey Magnus, struck under Sex. Pompey
about 42–40 B.C.
Diameter: 18.5 mm. Weight: 3.89 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Cn. Pompey Magnus, right.
Behind, one-handled jug; before, lituus.
Reverse: Neptune, nude except for diadem and holding aplustre in right hand and cloak over left arm, standing between the Catanaean brothers, Anapias and Amphinomus, each bearing his father on his shoulders.
Above: PRA[E]F in exergue: CLAS E ORA[E] / M[A]R IT EX S C
Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum