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Denarius with head of Bacchus, struck under Q. Titius

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Obverse: youthful head of Bacchus (or Liber?), right, wearing ivy wreath Reverse: Pegasus, springing right, from tablet inscribed: Q TITI

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum

Roman, Republican Period, about 90 B.C.

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 19.5 mm. Weight: 3.43 gm.

Accession Number

13.655

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins