About this artwork
The front (obverse) of this coin depicts Bonus Eventus, the divine personification of good outcomes, facing right and wearing a diadem.
On the back (reverse) the Puteal Scribonianum, a buidling which stood in the Roman Forum, is decorated with a garland and two lyres.
- Currently Off View
- Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium
- Ancient Roman
- Denarius (Coin) Depicting Bonus Eventus
- Roman Empire
- 62 BCE–54 BCE
- Obverse: BON EVENT / LIBO Reverse: PVTEAL / SCRIBON
- Diam. 2.1 cm; 3.73 g
- Gift of William F. Dunham