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Denarius with head of Jupiter, struck under Q. Antonius Balbus

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Obverse: Head of Jupiter right, laureate. Behind: S C before neck, control mark Reverse: Victory in quadriga right, holding wreath in right hand, palm branch and reins in left. In exergue: Q A[NT]O BA[L]B/PR Serrate flan.

Provenance

By date unknown: The Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins; bequest of Augustine Shurtleff to MFA; accessioned February 5, 1901

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

Roman, Republican Period, about 83–82 B.C.

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 4.08 gm.

Accession Number

01.5035

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins