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Denarius with head of Roma, struck under Sex. Pompeius Fostulus

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Obverse: Head of Roma to right. In left field, a jug; below chin: X Reverse: Wolf to right, suckling twins; behind, a fig tree with birds on branches; on left, the shepherd Faustulus standing. In exergue: ROMA

Credit Line

Storer Collection

Roman, Republican Period, 133–126 B.C.

Mint

Rome, Italy

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 4.00 gm. Die Axis: 9

Accession Number

32.1520

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins