About this artwork
The front of this coin depicts the goddess Minerva, facing left and wearing a Corinthian style helmet.
On the back, the goddess Victory rides in a chariot. She holds a palm branch in her left hand, while the right reins in the rearing horses.
- Currently Off View
- Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium
- Ancient Roman
- Denarius (Coin) Depicting the Goddess Minerva
- Roman Empire
- 100 BCE
- DIam. 2 cm; 3.76 g
- Gift of William F. Dunham