Semuncia with head of Mercury

Roman
Republican Period
195–187 B.C.


Mint: Rome (?)

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. weight: 6.34 gm. die axis: 7

Accession Number

32.1567

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Mercury to right, wearing winged petasus and chlamys.
No mark of value.
Reverse: Prow of ship to right.
Above: ROMA (horizontal crossbar of A is parallel to left side of the letter).

Credit Line

Storer Collection