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Denarius of Kingdom of Mauretania with head of Juba II

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Obverse: Head of Juba II. right, wearing diadem. Border of dots. REX IVB A E towards right outwards. Reverse: Draped bust of Ptolemy, diademed. Border of dots. REX PTOLEMAEVS REGISIVBAE from right outwards.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 12–20

Mint

Africa: Mauretania

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0512.

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 3.27 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

34.1399

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins