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Denarius with head of Roma, struck under L. Pomponius and Cn. Domitius Ahenobarbus

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Obverse: Head of Roma, right, wearing winged helmet; behind, X;LPOMPONICN[F] Reverse: Naked warrior, Bituitus, in biga moving right; he holds shield and spear in left hand and casts javelin with right; horses galloping; in exergue: LLICCNDOM Serrate flan.

Provenance

By date unknown: Joseph H. Clark Collection; June 6, 1912: gift of Joseph H. Clark to MFA

Credit Line

Gift of Joseph H. Clark

Roman, Republican Period, about 118 B.C.

Mint

Narbo

Dimensions

Diameter: 19.5 mm. Weight: 3.80 gm. Die Axis: 4

Accession Number

12.445

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins