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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1986.528.297
People
Issued by Cn. Cornelius P.f. Lentulus Marcellinus, Roman
Title
Denarius of Cn. Cornelius P.f. Lentulus Marcellinus, perhaps Spain
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
76 BCE-75 BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Hispania
Period
Roman Republican period
Culture
Roman Republican
Physical Descriptions
Medium
silver
Metal
AR
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
3.61 g
Die Axis
11
Denomination
denarius
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Obverse Inscription: Above, G.P.R
  • Reverse Inscription: On l., EX; on r., S.C; below, CN.LEN.Q
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
RRC 393/1a
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Nanette B. Rodney
Accession Year
1986
Object Number
1986.528.297
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: Male bust r. (Genius Populi Romani), draped, hair tied with band, and with scepter over shoulder; above, G.P.R. Border of dots. Hole in face.
Rev.: Scepter with wreath, globe, and rudder; on l., EX; on r., S.C; below, CN.LEN.Q. Border of dots.

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