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Republican Denarius of Q. Philippus

This rather attractive new aquisition is a denarius minted by Quintus Marcius Q. f. Q. n. Philippus of the gens Marcia in 129 BC. I got quite far researching this coin but was stuck on the symbol to the left of the horseman. I reached out to the amazing Liv Mariah Yarrow (Thank you!) on twitter to help me identify it and she directed me towards a couple of pages on her site. There does not seem to be much point in regurgitating her work, so I’ll just share the links and photos of the coin below.

https://livyarrow.org/2016/01/11/goat-horn-helmets/ https://livyarrow.org/2016/01/21/chicken-head-oh-chicken-head/