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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1979.428.613
People
Anonymous
Title
Anonymous Aes Grave Sextans, Rome
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
265 BCE-242 BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Rome (Latium)
Period
Roman Republican period
Culture
Roman Republican
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/180749
Physical Descriptions
Medium
bronze
Metal
AE
Technique
Cast
Dimensions
40.2 g
Die Axis
not assignable
Denomination
sextans
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
RRC 24/7; Rutter (HN3 Italy) 330; Thurlow-Vecchi 35a
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Unspecified Collection
Accession Year
1979
Object Number
1979.428.613
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: Tortoise.
Rev.: Wheel of six spokes.

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