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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1946.4
People
Moneyer: C. Juventius Thalna, Roman
Title
Denarius of C. Juventius Thalna, Rome
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
c. 154 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
3.38 g
Die Axis
1
Denomination
denarius
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Obverse Inscription: Behind, mark of value (X)
  • Reverse Inscription: Below, C.TAL (TA in ligature); in exergue, ROMA
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
RRC 202/1a
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Transfer from Houghton Library, Gift of the Estate of John Livingston Lowes
Accession Year
1946
Object Number
1946.4
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: Helmeted head of Roma r.; behind, mark of value (X). Border of dots.
Rev.: Victory in biga r., holding whip in r. hand and reins in l. hand; below, C.TAL (TA in ligature); in exergue, [R]OM[A]. Line border.

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