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Object Number: 29-126-769C
Current Location: Rome Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Republican Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Rome (Italy)
Maker: Caius Hostidius Caii Filius Geta
Period: Republican Roman Period
Date Made: 71 BC
Early Date: -71
Late Date: -71
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Silver
Iconography:Bust
Diana
Boar
Spear
Dog
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1929
Other NumberS. 904 - Other Number

Description

Bust of Diana r., draped, with bow and quiver over shoulder; before, III·VIR downwards; behind, GETA downwards; border of dots. Boar r., wounded by spear and attacked by hound; in exergue, C·HOSIDI·C·F; border of dots.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Roman World (15 Mar 2003)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Crawford, Michael. 1974. Roman Republican Coinage. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 407.1View Objects related to this Type Citation
[Catalogue, Collection] Grueber, H. A. 1910. Coins of the Roman Republic in the British Museum: vol. 1. Aes rude, aes signatum, aes grave, and coinage of Rome from BC 268. : Page/Fig./Plate: nos. 3386ff, 3388ffView Objects related to this

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