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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1976.79.985
People
Moneyer: D. Junius L.f. Silanus, Roman
Title
Denarius of D. Junius L.f. Silanus, Rome
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
c. 91 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
3.9 g
Die Axis
12
Denomination
denarius
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Obverse Inscription: Behind, control-mark (T)
  • Reverse Inscription: Above, control-mark (VIIII); in exergue, D.SILANVS.L.F/ROMA
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
RRC 337/3
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Unspecified Collection
Accession Year
1976
Object Number
1976.79.985
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: Helmeted head of Roma r.; behind, control-mark (T). Border of dots.
Rev.: Victory in biga r., holding reins in both hands; above, control-mark (VIIII); in exergue, D.SILANVS.[L.F]/ROMA. Border of dots.

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