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Denarius with head of Jupiter, struck under M. Volteius

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Obverse: Head of Jupiter right, laureate Reverse: Tetrastyle Doric temple of Jupiter Capitolinus with closed doors; pediment ornamented with thunderbolt; below: M VOLTEI M F

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum

Roman, Republican Period, about 78 B.C.

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 3.82 gm.

Accession Number

13.611

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins