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Denarius with head of Apollo, struck under A. Postumius Albinus, L. Metellus, and C. Poblicius Malleolus

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Obverse: Head of Apollo right, laureate; below, star. Before: A ALB S F behind: L METEL Reverse: Roma, draped, seated left on pile of shields, crowned with wreath by Victory standing behind. Before: C MA[L]L in exergue: ROMA

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum

Roman, Republican Period, about 96 B.C.

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 3.59 gm.

Accession Number

13.608

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins