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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1976.79.1007
People
Moneyer: L. Marcius Censorinus, Roman
Title
Denarius of L. Marcius Censorinus, Rome
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
c. 82 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
3.75 g
Die Axis
1
Denomination
denarius
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Reverse Inscription: Before, L.CENSOR downwards
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
RRC 363/1d
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Unspecified Collection
Accession Year
1976
Object Number
1976.79.1007
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: Laureate head of Apollo r. Border of dots.
Rev.: Marsyas, bald, walking l., with r. arm raised and holding wine-skin over l. shoulder; behind, column bearing statue of Victory; before, L.CENSOR downwards. Border of dots.

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