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Denarius of L. Valerius Acisculus with head of Sol

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Obverse: Radiate head of Sol, to right. At left and below, a double pick and ACISCVLVS Reverse: Diana in biga, to right, holding whip. In exergue: L.VALERI[VS]

Credit Line

Storer Collection

Roman, Republican Period, 45 B.C.

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 17.5 mm. weight: 3.33 gm. die axis: 10

Accession Number

32.1575

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins