Coin: Roman Republic, Denarius


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Artifact Identification Coin: Roman Republic, Denarius   (1981.04.0012)
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Artist/Maker Unknown
Geographic Location
Period/Date Roman Republic, 155 BCE
Culture Roman

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Diameter) 2.01 cm
Dimension 2 (Depth) 0.14 cm
Dimension 3 (N/A) N/A
Weight 3.64 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Metal--Silver
Manufacturing Processes N/A
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

Published Description

SEX. ATILIUS. Die position at 8 o'clock. Obv: Helmeted head of Roma r. behind X in border of dots. Rev: SAR below, ROMA in exurge, victory in biga r. holding whip in r. hand and reigns in l. hand. Mint of Rome. Gumb # 27

Description N/A
Comparanda N/A

Irving Gumb, MA Thesis, # 27. Crawford 199.1a, Sydenham 377, cf. Grueber 1,741ff

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Anonymous Gift
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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