University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-126-720
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Republican Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Rome (Italy)
Maker: Manius Fonteius
Date Made: 84 BC
Early Date: -84
Late Date: -84
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Silver
Iconography:Youth
Male
Thunderbolt
Genius
Goat
Dioskouri
Thyrsus
Wreath
Inscription Language:Latin
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1929
Other Number:S. 724 - Other Number

Description

[BROKEN] Laurelate head of Apollo r.; below, thunderbolt; behind MN·FONTEI·C·F downwards (MN and NT monogram); before, monogram; border of dots. Cupid on goat r.; above pilei; in exergue, thyrsus; around, laurel wreath; border of dots


Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Crawford, Michael. 1974. Roman Republican Coinage.. London. Cambridge University Press. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 353.1aView 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.. London. The British Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 322, no. 2476fView Objects related to this

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