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Denarius with head of Pietas, struck under M. Herennius

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Obverse: Head of Pietas, right. PIE[TA]S Reverse: Naked youth running towards right and bearing on shoulder aged parent. MH[ER]ENNI (in field); control mark in field at right.

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Roman, Republican Period, about 108–107 B.C.

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 18.5 mm. Weight: 3.77 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

03.1917

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins