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Object Number: 88-13-142
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Republican Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Rome (Italy)
Period: Roman Republican Period
Date Made: c. 47 BC
Early Date: -57
Late Date: -47
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Silver
Iconography:Mask
Medusa
Serpent
Aurora
Winged
Palm Branch
Four Horses of the Sun
Outside Diameter:2cm
Credit Line:Gift of the University of Pennsylvania Department of Classical Studies, 1988
Other Number94 - Other Number

Description

Obv: Mask of Medusa facing; on each side a coiled serpent; below L. PLAVTIUS
Rev: Aurora, winged with palm branch flying r. and leading the four horses of the sun; below, PLANCUS


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