About this artwork
On the front of this coin, the god Jupiter is depicted bearded and wearing a crown of laurels. A sceptre can be seen at his lower left.
On the back (reverse), a type of chariot called a quadriga is depicted with the winged goddess of victory flying above, holding a wreath in her hand.
- Currently Off View
- Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium
- Ancient Roman
- Denarius (Coin) Depicting the God Jupiter
- Roman Empire
- 87 BCE
- Diam. 1.8 cm; 3.54 g
- Gift of William F. Dunham