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Denarius of M. Volteius with bust of Attis (?)

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Obverse: Bust of Attis (?) to right, draped, wearing helmet wreathed with laurel; on left, a symbol. Reverse: Cybele seated in chariot, to right, drawn by two lions; in right hand, she holds a patera. Above, a Greek numeral (obscured). In exergue: M. VOLTEI. M.F.

Credit Line

Storer Collection

Roman, Republican Period, 76–71 B.C.

Mint

Auxiliary Italian mint (?)

Dimensions

Diameter: 19.5 mm. weight: 3.97 gm. die axis: 9

Accession Number

32.1532

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins