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Object Number 29-126-848
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Republican Roman
Provenience Mediterranean
Manufacture Location Sicily
Creator Sextus Pompey
Period Republican Roman Period
Date Made 43-36BC
Section Mediterranean
Materials Silver
Iconography Pompey | Neptune

Head of Cn. Pompeius Magnus (Pompey the Great) r.; behind, jug; before, lituus [off flan]; around clockwise, MAG·PIVS·IMP·ITER; border of dots. Neptune standing l., wearing diadem, holding aplustre in r. hand and cloak over l. arm; placing r. foot on prow; on either side, one of the Catanaean brothers, bearing his father on his shoulders; above, PRAEF (AE monogram); in exergue CLAS·ET·ORAE (AE monogram) MAR IT·EX·S·C (MAR monogram); border of dots.

Credit Line Received from various sources, pre-1929
Other Number S. 1344 - Other Number

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