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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2002.122
People
Issued by L. Titurius L.f. Sabinus, Roman
Title
Denarius of L. Titurius L.f. Sabinus, Rome
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
89- 88 BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Rome (Latium)
Period
Roman Republican period
Culture
Roman Republican
Physical Descriptions
Medium
silver
Metal
AR
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
4.26 g
Die Axis
9
Denomination
denarius
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Obverse Inscription: Before, TA (in monogram); behind, SABIN downwards
  • Reverse Inscription: In exergue, L.TITVRI
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
RRC 344/1a
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Mrs. Waltrud Lampé in memory of her husband Ernst Lampé, Class of 1941
Accession Year
2002
Object Number
2002.122
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: Bearded head of King Titus Tatius r.; before, TA (in monogram); behind, SABIN downwards. Border of dots. Edge of flan flattened at 5 o'clock, obscuring right part of TA monogram.
Rev.: Rape of the Sabine women; in exergue, L.TITVRI. Border of dots. Edge of flan flattened between 10 and 11 o'clock.

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