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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2008.115.121
People
Moneyer: C. Licinius L.f. Macer, Roman
Title
Denarius of C. Licinius L.f. Macer, Rome
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
c. 84 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
3.56 g
Die Axis
7
Denomination
denarius
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Reverse Inscription: In exergue, C.LICINIVS.L.F/MACER
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
RRC 354/1
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
2008.115.121
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: Bust of Apollo from behind, head turned to l., thunderbolt in r. hand. Border of dots. Slight discoloration in l. field; scratches in the shape of a V in same spot; slight scratch beneath eye of portrait.
Rev.: Minerva in quadriga r., holding shield and reins in l. hand and spear in r. hand; in exergue, [C.L]ICINIVS.L.[F/MACER]. Border of dots.

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