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Denarius with head of Roma, Issued by T. Minucius Augurinus

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Obverse: Head of Roma, right, wearing winged helmet; monogram behind. Reverse: Spiral column surmounted by statue; at base two ears of corn; on right standing togate figure holding lituus in right hand; on left standing togate figure holding dish and loaf. ROMA (above) TIMINVCICFAVGVRNI...

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Provenance

By date unknown: Boston Numismatic Society Collection; February 1, 1898: gift of the Boston Numismatic Society to MFA

Credit Line

Gift of the Boston Numismatic Society

Roman, Republican Period, about 134 B.C.

Mint

Rome, Italy

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 3.85 gm. Die Axis: 5

Accession Number

98.1133

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins