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Denarius with bust of Apollo, struck under L. Caesius

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Obverse: Bust of Apollo, seen from behind, with head left, diademed and wearing cloak over left shoulder, holding thunderbolt in right hand; on right; monogram Reverse: Two Lares, seated right on rock, each holding spear in left hand and with a cloak draped over left knee; between them, a dog;...

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Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum

Roman, Republican Period, about 112–111 B.C.

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 19.5 mm. Weight: 2.85 gm.

Accession Number

13.623

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins