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Denarius with head of Salus, struck under Mn. Acilius

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Obverse: Head of Salus, right, laureate. Behind: SALVTIS Reverse: Valetudo standing left, draped, resting left arm on column, holding serpent with right hand. M[N] ACILIVS IIIVIRVALET[V]

Provenance

May 1, 1913: Deposited by Boston Athenaeum

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum

Roman, Republican Period, about 49 B.C.

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 3.71 gm. Die Axis: 5

Accession Number

13.619

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins