Coin 428 - an AR Denarius of Mn. Acilius Balbus struck 125 BC in Rome
Obverse: head of Roma right wearing winged helmet, all within wreath B(AL)BVS (XVI) ROMA
Reverse: Jupiter and Victory in quadriga right. Jupiter holding thunderbolt and scepter. Victory holding whip and reins. Macedonian shield below. (MN).ACILI
Coin Summary
This coin is an AR Denarius struck 125 BC in Rome

It weighs 3.8 grammes and measures an unknown number of millimeters in diameter. The die axis is unknown.


It is classified as Roman Republican (145-107 BC) and belongs to J B

Notes
Moneyer was grandson of M Acilius Balbus who fought against Macedonian king Perseus in the battle of Pydna 168 BC. This is commemorated by Macedonian shield. Moneyer became consul in 114 BC.
References
Crawford 271/1, RSC I Acilia 1,Sydenham 498, SRCV 147