University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:88-13-97
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Republican Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Rome (Italy)
Period: Roman Republican Period
Date Made: 205-195 BC
Early Date: -205
Late Date: -195
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Head
Hercules
Boar's Skin
Bull
Snake
Outside Diameter:2.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the University of Pennsylvania Department of Classical Studies, 1988
Other Number:4 - Other Number

Description

ob: Head of youthful Hercules facing r. wearing boar's skin; behind, three dots, vertical array= Qd

rev: Bull charging r. below, snake; above, three dots, vertical array= Qd in ex. ROMA


Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Crawford, Michael. 1974. Roman Republican Coinage.. London. Cambridge University Press. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 69.5View Objects related to this Type Citation
[Book] Sydenham, Edward A. 1953. The Coinage of the Roman Republic.. London. Spink and Co. : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 94View Objects related to this

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