Silver Denarius. 4.07 gr. 20 mm. (Q. Caepio Brutus) Obverse: Head of Libertas facing right, wearing cruciform earring and necklace. On left, LIBERTAS. Reverse: Consul L. Junius Brutus the elder walking facing left between two lictors and preceded by accensus. In exergue, BRVTVS.
Mary W. Knight
Rome (modern city), Lazio, Central Italy
Culture or time period:
Late Roman Republic (242-49 BC)
H. M. Holbrook
Libertas (Roman diety) and Lucius Junius Brutus (Founder of the Roman Republic)