Denarius of M. Caecillus Metellus
money; coins (money)
This coin was minted by moneyer M. Caecillus Metellus. Depicted on the front is the head of Apollo alongside the word “Roma”. Apollo is a complex god as he is the god of many things including the sun, music, and the prophecy. He is known for his charming looks and youthfulness. The back shows a Macedonian shield surrounded by inscription.
M. Caecillus Metellus; moneyer
ARTH250 (Professor V. Rousseau, fall 2019)
University Art Collection, University of St. Thomas (St. Paul)