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Denarius with head of Pietas, struck under D. Junius Brutus Albinus

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Obverse: Head of Pietas, right. Border of dots. Behind: PIETAS Reveverse: Two hands clasped around winged caduceus. Border of dots. Below: ALBINVS BRVTI F

Provenance

By date unknown: The Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins; bequest of Augustine Shurtleff to MFA; accessioned February 1, 1901

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

Roman, Republican Period, about 48 B.C.

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 3.76 gm.

Accession Number

01.1932

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins