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Denarius with head of Hercules, struck under Faustus Cornelius Sulla

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Obverse: Head of Hercules, right, wearing lion-skin. At left: S.C FAVS (written as monogram) Reverse: Terrestrial globe within four wreaths, the lower flanked by an aplustre and ear of corn.

Credit Line

Storer Collection

Roman, Republican Period, about 56 B.C.

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 17.5 mm. Weight: 2.25 gm. Die Axis: 2

Accession Number

32.759

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins