Denarius serratus, issued by Ancient Roman Republic, 81 BC
Moneyer: C. MARTI C.F CAPIT (C. Marius C.F. Capito)
Minted in Rome

Obverse Description

Diademed head of Ceres facing right; behind, CAPIT and the control numeral, CXXXII; below chin, a shield

Reverse Description

Ploughman with yoke of oxen advancing to left; in exergue, C. MARI. C.F / S.C

Edge Description



The ploughing scene on the reverse seems to be a simple reference to Ceres (the corn-goddess) on the obverse

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