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Object Number:29-126-798
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Republican Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Rome (Italy)
Maker: Marcus Aemilius Scaurus
Publius Plautius Hypsaeus
Period: Republican Roman Period
Date Made: 58 BC
Early Date: -58
Late Date: 58 BC
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Silver
Iconography:Aretas
Camel
Jupiter
Quadriga
Inscription Language:Latin
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1929
Other Number:S. 912 - Other Number

Description

Camel r.; before, kneelng figure, holding reins in l. hand and olive-branch tied with fillet in r. hand; above M·SCAVR; on either side EX S·C; below AED·CVR; border of dots. Jupiter in quadriga l., holding reins in l. hand and hurling thunderbolt with r.; above P·HVPSAEVS AED·CVR; below C·HVPSAE·COS PREIVER; on r. CAPTVM upwards; border of dots


Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Crawford, Michael. 1974. Roman Republican Coinage.View 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.View Objects related to this

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