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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1979.428.33
People
Moneyer: M. Tullius, Roman
Title
Denarius of M. Tullius, Rome
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
c. 120 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
3.55 g
Die Axis
6
Denomination
denarius
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Obverse Inscription: Behind, ROMA downwards
  • Reverse Inscription: Below, mark of value (X); in exergue, M.TVLLI
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
RRC 280/1
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Unspecified Collection
Accession Year
1979
Object Number
1979.428.33
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: Helmeted head of Roma r., with curl on l. shoulder; behind, ROMA downwards. Border of dots.
Rev.: Victory in quadriga r., holding reins in both hands and palm branch in l. hand; above, wreath; below, mark of value (X); in exergue, M.TVLLI. Border of dots.

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