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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2008.115.138
People
Moneyer: T. Carisius, Roman
Title
Denarius of T. Carisius, Rome (Plated?)
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
c. 46 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
3.25 g
Die Axis
8
Denomination
denarius
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Obverse Inscription: Behind, MONETA
  • Reverse Inscription: Above, T.CARISIVS
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
RRC 464/2
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
2008.115.138
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: Head of Juno Moneta r.; behind, MO[NETA]. Border of dots.
Rev.: Anvil die with garlanded punch die above; to l., tongs; to r., hammer; above, T.CARISIVS. Laurel wreath border.
Underweight; bright silver sheen eaten away towards edges, especially on bottom and right of reverse.

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