About this artwork
The front of this coin depicts the god Apollo, facing right and crowned with laurels.
On the back, a figure - likely the Etruscan god Vejovis, who was also associated with Apollo - is shown mounted on the mythical goat Amaltheus.
- Currently Off View
- Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium
- Ancient Roman
- Denarius (Coin) Depicting the God Apollo
- Italy (Minted in)
- 85 BCE
- Obverse: NV FONTEI C(F)
- Diam.: 2.1 cm (7/8 in.)
- Gift of Mrs. William Nelson Pelouze