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Quinarius with head of Apollo, struck under C. Egnatuleius

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Obverse: Head of Apollo, right, laureate. Behind: C EG[N]A[T]V[L]EI C F Q Reverse: Victory, standing left, inscribing shield attached to helmeted trophy ; at foot of trophy, carnyx (trumpet). In field before trophy: Q in exergue: ROMA

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum

Roman, Republican Period, about 97 B.C.

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 1.94 gm.

Accession Number

13.628

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins