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Denarius of M. Caecilius Metellus Q. f. with head of Roma

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Obverse: Head of Roma to right. On left: ROMA downwards. Reverse: Macedonian shield. In center: elephant's head. Around: M.METELLVS.Q.F All within laurel wreath.

Credit Line

Storer Collection

Roman, Republican Period, 125–120 B.C.

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 17 mm. weight: 3.84 gm. die axis: 2

Accession Number

32.1519

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins