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Denarius with head of Ancus Marcius, struck under L. Marcius Philippus

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Obverse: Head of Ancus Marcius wearing diadem, to right; hehind, lituus. ANCVS Reverse: Horseman galloping to right atop aqueduct. Between arches: AQVA MR above and to left: PHILIPPVS

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum

Roman, Republican Period, about 56 B.C.

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 19.5 mm. Weight: 3.30 gm.

Accession Number

13.607

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins