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Denarius with head of C. Julius Caesar, struck under L. Flaminius Chilo

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Obverse: Head of C. Julius Caesar, laureate, right. Reverse: Venus standing, facing left, holding caduceus in right hand and sceptre in left. L FLAMINIVS IIII VIR

Provenance

By date unknown: with Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland (Münzen und Medaillen auction 17, December 2-4, 1957, lot 311); purchased by MFA at the Münzen und Medaillen auction for $ 1751.29 (this is the total price of 58.2-58.10); accessioned January 9, 1958

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman, Late Republican Period, 43 B.C.

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 20.5 mm. Weight: 3.66 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

58.2

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins