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Denarius of Manius Cordius Rufus with jugate heads of the Dioscuri

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Obverse: Jugate heads of the Dioscuri to right, each wearing pileus surmounted by a star. Thin double-band on pilei. On left and below: RVFVSIII[.VIR] Reverse: Venus Verticordia, standing left, holding scales and scepter; behind, Cupid. On right, downwards: MN (ligate). CORDIVS

Credit Line

Storer Collection

Roman, Republican Period, 46 B.C.

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. weight: 3.44 gm. die axis: 12

Accession Number

32.1537

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins