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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1979.429.44
People
After a denarius of Marc Antony, Roman (83-30 BCE)
Title
Denarius of Marc Antony, Moving Mint (counterfeit)
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
32 BCE-31 BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Moving Mint
Period
Roman Republican period
Culture
Roman Republican
Physical Descriptions
Medium
silver
Metal
AR
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
3.47 g
Die Axis
6
Denomination
denarius
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Obverse Inscription: Above, ANT.AVG; below, IIIVIR.R.P.C
  • Reverse Inscription: Between standards, LEG - VIII
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
RRC 544/21
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Unspecified Collection
Accession Year
1979
Object Number
1979.429.44
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: Galley r.; above, ANT.AVG; below, IIIVIR.R.P.C. Border of dots.
Rev.: Aquila r. between two standards; between standards, LEG - VIII. Border of dots.

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