Collection

denarius, Roman Republic, 157-156 BCE, 157-156 BCE
Silver
Transfer from Vassar College Classics Department, 1968
CC59.2.0256
Period: Roman Republic
Classification: Coin
Dimensions: Coin Dimensions: 1.71 cm, 3.13 g
Obverse Description: A border of dots surrounds the helmeted head of Roma, looking right, with an X (mark for the denarius) inscribed behind.
Reverse Description: There is a line border around Victory, facing right in a biga, with reins in the left hand and a goad in the right. ROMA is inscribed in exergue.
Reverse Expanded: ROMA
Reverse Legend: ROMA
Reverse Translated: Rome
Published References v
Crawford, 197.1a
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