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Denarius with head of C. Coelius Caldus, struck under C. Coelius Caldus

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Obverse: Head of Caius Coelius Caldus, right; inscribed tablet behind. C.COELCALDVS (before) L.D (on tablet) Reverse: Head of Sol, right, inscribed circular Macedonian shield before, oval shield decorated with thunderbolt behind. CALDVSIIIVIR (on shield)

Credit Line

Storer Collection

Roman, Republican Period, about 51 B.C.

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 18.5 mm. Weight: 2.78 gm. Die Axis: 5

Accession Number

32.753

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins