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Denarius with head of Mars, struck under Q. Minucius Ter[...]

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Obverse: Head of Mars, left, wearing crested helmet. Reverse: Roman and barbarian warriors fighting over fallen Roman. Q T[H]ERM M [F] ( in exergue)

Credit Line

Storer Collection

Roman, Republican Period, about 103 B.C.

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 3.60 gm. Die Axis: 9

Accession Number

32.793

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins