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Denarius with head of Roma, struck under M. Junius Silanus

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Obverse: Head of Roma right, wearing winged helmet; behind, ass's head. Under chin: X Reverse: Dioscuri on horseback, charging right. Below: M IVNI in exergue: ROMA

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Roman, Republican Period, about 145 B.C.

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 3.56 gm.

Accession Number

13.4506

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins