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Denarius with head of C. Julius Caesar, struck under L. Aemilius Buca

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Obverse: Head of C. Jullius Caesar right, laureate, behind a crescent. CAESARIM P M Reverse: Venus Victrix standing l., holding Victory on right hand and leaning with left on sceptre. LAEMILIVS BVCA

Provenance

By 1892: Miss Rebecca Salisbury Collection; bequest of Miss Rebecca Salisbury to MFA, January 6, 1892

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Rebecca Salisbury

Roman, Republican Period, about 44 B.C.

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 18.5 mm. Weight: 3.19 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

92.262

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins