Summary

Denarius, Issued by Ancient Roman Republic, 138 BC
Moneyer: P. Paetus
Minted by Rome

Obverse Description

Helmeted head of the Roman goddess Roma facing right; behind, X

Reverse Description

The Dioscuri advancing right on horseback; below, P. PAETVS; in exergue, ROMA

Edge Description

Plain

Significance

The moneyer is thought to have been the grandson of the consul of 167 BC, Q. Aelius Paetus

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