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Denarius with head of Venus, struck under C. Norbanus

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Obverse: Head of Venus right, diademed; behind, control mark. Below: C NORBANVS Reverse: fasces between ear of corn on left and caduceus on right.

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum

Roman, Republican Period, about 83 B.C.

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 3.62 gm.

Accession Number

13.617

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins