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Triens with head of Minerva

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Obverse: Head of Minerva, right, wearing crested Corinthian helmet; above, four dots Reverse: prow, to the right. Above: ROMA below: four dots

Provenance

By date unknown: Boston Athenaeum Collection; May 1, 1913: Deposited at MFA by The Boston Athenaeum

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum

Roman, Republican Period, about 211–208 B.C.

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 11.27 gm.

Accession Number

13.621

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins