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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1976.79.1034
People
Moneyer: Q. Sicinius, Roman
Title
Denarius of Q. Sicinius, Rome
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
49 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
4.05 g
Die Axis
2
Denomination
denarius
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Obverse Inscription: Before, FORT downwards; behind, P.R upwards
  • Reverse Inscription: Below, Q.SICINIVS; on either side, III - VIR
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
RRC 440/1
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Unspecified Collection
Accession Year
1976
Object Number
1976.79.1034
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: Head of Fortuna populi Romani r., wearing diadem; before, FORT downwards; behind, P.R upwards. Border of dots.
Rev.: Palm branch tied with fillet and winged caduceus in saltire; above, wreath; below, Q.SICINIVS; on either side, III - VIR. Border of dots.

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