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Denarius

Object Number:29-126-769A
Current Location: Collections Storage
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
Inscription Language:Latin
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1929
Other Number:S. 903 - Other Number

Description

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

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Crawford, Michael. 1974. Roman Republican Coinage.. London. Cambridge University Press. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 407.2View 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: nos. 3386ff, 3388ffView Objects related to this

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