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Denarius with head of Roma, issued by Mn. Aemilius Lepidus

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Obverse: Head of Roma, right, laureate; monogram behind. ROMA Reverse: Equestrian statue, right, atop an arched structure. M ligature N AE[M]ILIOLEP

Provenance

By date unknown: Miss Rebecca Salisbury Collection; Jan. 6, 1892: bequest of Miss Rebecca Salisbury to MFA

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Rebecca Salisbury

Roman, Republican Period, about 114–113 B.C.

Mint

Rome, Italy

Dimensions

Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 3.85 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

92.23

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins