Denarius with head of Roma, struck under Sex. Julius Caesar

Roman
Republican Period
about 129 B.C.


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 17.5 mm. Weight: 3.94 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

32.774

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Roma, right.
Monogram under chin; behind, anchor.
Reverse: Venus Genetrix, crowned by Cupid, driving biga to right.
ROMA (above) SEXIV[L]I (below horses) CAISAR (in exergue)

Provenance

By date unknown: Storer Collection; accessioned as Storer Collection, 1932

Credit Line

Storer Collection