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Denarius with bust of Flora, struck under C. Clodius Vestalis

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Obverse: Bust of Flora right, wearing earring and wreath of leaves and flowers; behind: flower. Before: C CLODIVS behind: C F Reverse: Vestal Virgin seated left, draped and veiled, holding culullus (two-handled bowl) in left hand. Behind: VESTALIS

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum

Roman, Republican Period, about 41 B.C.

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 3.89 gm.

Accession Number

13.626

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins