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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1976.79.983
People
Moneyer: C. Fabius C.f. Hadrianus, Roman
Title
Denarius of C. Fabius C.f. Hadrianus, Rome
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
c. 102 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
3.86 g
Die Axis
2
Denomination
denarius
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Obverse Inscription: Behind, EX.A.PV upwards
  • Reverse Inscription: Below, control-mark (E.)
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
RRC 322/1b
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Unspecified Collection
Accession Year
1976
Object Number
1976.79.983
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: Bust of Cybele r., veiled and wearing turreted (mural) crown; behind, EX.A.PV (ex argento publico). Border of dots.
Rev.: Victory in biga r., holding reins in l. hand and goad in r. hand; below, control-mark (E.) and bird; in exergue, C.FABI.C.F. Border of dots.

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