Julius Caesar Aeneas bearing Anchises denarius obverse
Julius Caesar
AR Denarius 3.9156 gm, 18.8 mm
Gaul 48 BC (Sydenham) or Africa 47/46 BC (Crawford)
1. Sydenham, Edward A. 1952. The Coinage of the Roman Republic. Page 168 #1013 and Plate 27 #1013. London: Spink & Son.
2. Crawford, Michael H. 1974. Roman Republican Coinage. Page 471 #458/1 and Plate LIV #458/1. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
3. BMCRR East 31.
Head of Venus facing right wearing a diadem and necklace; hair in a knot and falling in two locks.
Aeneas walking to the left, holding a palladium and bearing Anchises on his shoulder.