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Denarius with head of M. Claudius Marcellus, struck under P. Cornelius Lentulus Marcellinus

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Obverse: Head of M. Claudius Marcellus, right; behind, triskeles; before: MARCELLINVS Reverse: Tetrastyle temple, before which M. Claudius Marcellus stands holding trophy MARCELLVS COS.QVINQ

Provenance

By date unknown: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; October 11, 1966: purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr.

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman, Republican Period, about 50 B.C.

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 4.01 gm. Die Axis: 4

Accession Number

66.824

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins