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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2008.115.125
People
Issued by L. Manlius L.f. Torquatus, Roman
Struck for L. Cornelius L.f. P.n. Sulla Felix, Roman
Title
Denarius of L. Manlius L.f. Torquatus for Sulla, Moving Mint
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
c. 82 BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Moving Mint
Period
Roman Republican period
Culture
Roman Republican
Physical Descriptions
Medium
silver
Metal
AR
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
3.81 g
Die Axis
1
Denomination
denarius
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Obverse Inscription: Around, L.MANLI PROQ
  • Reverse Inscription: In exergue, L.SVLLA.IM or IMP
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
RRC 367/5
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Transfer from the Alice Corinne McDaniel Collection, Department of the Classics, Harvard University
Accession Year
2008
Object Number
2008.115.125
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: Helmeted head of Roma r.; around, L.MANLI PROQ. Border of dots.
Rev.: Triumphator, crowned by Victory flying l., in quadriga r., holding reins in l. hand and caduceus in r. hand; in exergue, L.SVLLA.I[M or MP]. Border of dots.

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