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Denarius with head of Jupiter, struck under L. Procilius

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Obverse: Head of Jupiter right, laureate. Behind: S C Reverse: Juno Sospita, standing right in close-fitting dress and sandals, wearing goat-skin on head, hurling spear with right hand, and holding shield in left; before her, serpent. Behind: L PROCILI / F

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum

Roman, Republican Period, about 80 B.C.

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 19.5 mm. Weight: 3.76 gm.

Accession Number

13.613

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins