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Denarius with head of Diana, struck under A. Postumius Albinus

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Obverse: Bust of Diana, right, draped, with bow and quiver over shoulder; above, bucranium. Reverse: On rock, togate figure, right, holding sprinkler (aspergillum) over ox for sacrifice. Between them, lighted altar, edge serrated. APOSTAFSNA[L]BIN (around) Serrate flan.

Credit Line

Storer Collection

Roman, Republican Period, about 81 B.C.

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 18.5 mm. Weight: 3.49 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

32.803

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins