About this artwork
The front of this coin depicts the goddess Ceres wearing a crown of grain and facing right. A grain of barley is depicted before her, and a spear of grain is depicted behind her.
On the back, a curule chair is shown between two fasces.
- Currently Off View
- Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium
- Ancient Roman
- Denarius (Coin) Depicting the Goddess Ceres
- Roman Empire (Artist's nationality)
- 63 BCE
- Diam.: 1.9 cm (3/4 in.)
- Gift of William F. Dunham