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Denarius with head of Roma, struck under Sex. Julius Caesar

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Obverse: Head of Roma, right; monogram under chin; behind, anchor. Reverse: Venus Genetrix, crowned by Cupid, driving biga to right. ROMA (above) SEXIV[L]I (below horses) CAISAR (in exergue)

Provenance

By date unknown: Storer Collection; accessioned as Storer Collection, 1932

Credit Line

Storer Collection

Roman, Republican Period, about 129 B.C.

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 17.5 mm. Weight: 3.94 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

32.774

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins