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Denarius with head of Roma, struck under Q. Fabius Labeo

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Obverse: Head of Roma right, wearing winged helmet. Under chin: X before: LABEO behind: ROMA Reverse: Jupiter, draped below waist, in quadriga to the right, hurling thunderbolt with right hand, holdING reins and scepter in left hand; beneath horses, prow, to the right. In exergue: Q FABI

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum

Roman, Republican Period, about 124 B.C.

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 3.72 gm.

Accession Number

13.630

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins