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Denarius with head of Juno, struck under L. Thorius Balbus

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Obverse: Head of Juno Sospita, right, wearing goat's skin tied under chin. Behind: I S M R Reverse: bull charging right. Above: E below: L THORIVS / BALBVS

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum

Roman, Republican Period, about 105 B.C.

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 20.5 mm. Weight: 3.89 gm.

Accession Number

13.654

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins