University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-126-602
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Republican Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Campania
Period: Republican Roman Period
Date Made: 290-240BC
Early Date: -290
Late Date: -240
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Silver
Iconography:Janus
Jupiter
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1929
Other Number:Syd 64b - Other Number

Description

Janiform head of Dioscuri, laur., in low relief with border of dots; Quadriga r. driven by Victory. Jupiter hurls thunderbolt with right and holds sceptre in left, ROMA in relief in linear frame below, within line border.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

The Classical World: Rome ( Apr 1958 - 1975) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Crawford, Michael. 1974. Roman Republican Coinage.. London. Cambridge University Press. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 31.1View Objects related to this Type Citation
[Catalogue, Collection] Grueber, H. A. 1910. Coins of the Roman Republic in the British Museum, vol. 2. Coinages of Rome (continued), Roman Campania, Italy, the Social War, and the Provinces.. London. The British Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 133, no. 93ffView Objects related to this

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