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Denarius

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Object Number:29-126-823A
Current Location: Rome Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Republican Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Eastern Mediterranean
African
Maker: C. Julius Caesar
Period: Republican Roman Period
Date Made: 48BC
Early Date: -48
Late Date: -48
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Silver
Iconography:Venus
Aeneas
Outside Diameter:1.8 cm
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1929
Other Number:S. 1013 - Other Number

Description

Head of Venus r., wearing diadem; border of dots. Aeneas r., carrying palladium in r. hand and Anchises on l. shoulder; on r., CAESAR downwards; border of dots.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Classical World - Roman World (15 Mar 2003) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] Turfa, Jean M., and Romano, Irene B., and Brownlee, Ann B., and White, Donald J. 2002. Guide to the Etruscan and Roman Worlds at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 61, no. 91View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue] Crawford, Michael. 1974. Roman Republican Coinage.. London. Cambridge University Press. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 458.1View Objects related to this Type Citation
[Catalogue, Collection] Grueber, H. A. 1910. Coins of the Roman Republic in the British Museum, vol. 2. Coinages of Rome (continued), Roman Campania, Italy, the Social War, and the Provinces.. London. The British Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 469, no. 31ffView Objects related to this

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