About this artwork
The front of this coin depicts the Head of the god Janus, wearing a crown of laurels.
On the back, the goddess Roma faces left, helmeted.
- Currently Off View
- Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium
- Ancient Roman
- Denarius (Coin) Depicting the God Janus
- Italy (Minted in)
- 119 BCE
- Obverse: M F (O) VRI M F Reverse: PHILI ROMA
- Diam.: 2 cm (13/16 in.)
- Gift of Mrs. William Nelson Pelouze