About this artwork
The front (obverse) of this coin portrays a female figure facing right, with long hair flowing down to her shoulders.
On the back (reverse), a standing female is shown frontally, wearing a robe and crown. In her right hand she holds a small deer by the antlers. Her left hand holds a spear.
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- Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium
- Ancient Roman
- Denarius (Coin) Depicting a Female Head
- Roman Empire
- 48 BCE
- Reverse: SASERNA HOSTIVIVS
- Diam. 2 cm; 3.46 g
- Gift of William F. Dunham