Denarius with head of Roma, struck under C. Porcius Cato

Roman
Republican Period
about 123 B.C.


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 19.5 mm. Weight: 3.90 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

98.1130

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Roma, right, wearing winged helmet with peaked visor.
X (behind head)
Reverse: Victory, naked to hips, in biga, horses galloping to right.
CCATO (below horses), ROMA (in exergue)

Credit Line

Gift of the Boston Numismatic Society