University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:88-13-139
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Republican Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Rome (Italy)
Period: Roman Republican Period
Date Made: c. 45 BC
Early Date: -55
Late Date: -45
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Silver
Iconography:Juno Moneta
Head
Cruciform
Earring
Necklace
Anvil
Tongs
Hammer
Vulcan
Laurel
Wreath
Outside Diameter:1.9 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the University of Pennsylvania Department of Classical Studies, 1988
Other Number:90 - Other Number

Description

Obv: head of Juno Moneta r., slightly draped, wearing cruciform earing and necklace; hair in knot; on 1. MONETA; jewels in hair, one lock on neck

Rev: Coining implements, anvil between tongs and hammer; above, cap of Vulcan, laureate and T.CARISIVUS; the whole within laurel wreath


Bibliography:

[Book] Sydenham, Edward A. 1953. The Coinage of the Roman Republic.. London. Spink and Co. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 982a, pl. 26View Objects related to this Type Citation

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