University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:88-13-143
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Republican Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Rome (Italy)
Period: Roman Republican Period
Date Made: 47-46 BC
Early Date: -47
Late Date: -46
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Silver
Iconography:Head
Jupiter
Laurel
Beard
African Elephant
Outside Diameter:1.7 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the University of Pennsylvania Department of Classical Studies, 1988
Other Number:99 - Other Number

Description

Obv: Head of Jupiter r., laur.; beard and hair in ringlets; Q.METEL [PIUS]

Rev: African elephant walking r.; above SCIPIO; below


Bibliography:

[Book] Sydenham, Edward A. 1953. The Coinage of the Roman Republic.. London. Spink and Co. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 1046, pl. 27View Objects related to this Type Citation

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