Denarius with head of Gallia, struck under L. Hostilius Saserna

Roman
Republican Period
about 48 B.C.


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 19.5 mm. Weight: 4.02 gm.

Accession Number

13.632

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Gallia, right, with long, unkempt hair; behind carnyx (trumpet).
Reverse: Diana standing facing, holding spear in left hand, grasping stag by the horns with right hand.
L.HOSTILIVS SASERNA

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum