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Sextans with head of Mercury

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Obverse: Head of Mercury, right, wearing petasus; two dots above. Reverse: Prow, right; two dots below. ROMA

Provenance

By date unknown: Storer Collection; accessioned as Storer Collection, 1932

Credit Line

Storer Collection

Roman, Republican Period, about 217–215 B.C.

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 29.5 mm. Weight: 27.39 gm. Die Axis: 11

Accession Number

32.655

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins