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Denarius with bust of Roma, struck under C. Poblicius

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Obverse: Bust of Roma right, draped and wearing winged helmet. Behind: ROMA above: H Reverse: Hercules, nude, standing left and strangling Nemean lion; at feet, club; to left, bow and arrows in case, above which: H. To right: C POBLICI Q F Serrate flan.

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum

Roman, Republican Period, about 80 B.C.

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 3.82 gm.

Accession Number

13.643

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins