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Denarius of Mn. Fonteius C.f. with head of Apollo

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Obverse: Youthful, laureate head of Apollo to right; thunderbolt below; monogram under chin. Border of dots. Behind head: MN(ligate). FO NT(ligate)EI.C.F Reverse: Cupid on goat, to right; above, pilei. In exergue, a thyrsos. Laurel wreath around, with border of dots.

Credit Line

Storer Collection

Roman, Republican Period, 84 B.C.

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. weight: 3.88 gm. die axis: 4

Accession Number

32.1529

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins