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Denarius with female head (Pietas or Clementia?), struck under C. Julius Caesar

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Obverse: female head (Pietas or Clementia?), right. (T written upside down) II (behind) Reverse: Trophy of Gallic shield and carnyx and on right axe surmounted by an animal head. CAE SAR

Provenance

By date unknown: Storer Collection; accessioned as Storer Collection, 1932

Credit Line

Storer Collection

Roman, Republican Period, 48–47 B.C.

Mint

Greece or Illyria (?)

Dimensions

Diameter: 19.5 mm. Weight: 3.66 gm. Die Axis: 11

Accession Number

32.777

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins