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Denarius with head of Vesta, struck under L. Cassius Longinus

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Obverse: Head of Vesta, left, veiled and diademed; behind cup with two upright handles (kylix). S (before) Reverse: Togate male, left, dropping tablet into cista. V (on tablet) LONGNIIIV

Credit Line

Storer Collection

Roman, Republican Period, about 63 B.C.

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 3.92 gm.

Accession Number

32.746

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins