|Denarius AR 18
|3.80 g 17.2-18.5 mm 7:00
Helmeted head of Roma right; Ж (monogramm für XVI) below chin; apex behind;
border of dots.
Dioscuroi galloping right; T, Q either side of Macedonian shield below;
ROMA in exergue; linear border.
It was an ancestor of this moneyer who achieved the celebrated victory over Philipp V
at Cynos Cephalae in 197 after which special vows were offered to the Diosucouroi.
This accounts for the late revival of the traditional reverse type.
Sear Roman Coins 143