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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2008.115.109
People
Moneyer: Ti. Veturius, Roman
Title
Denarius of Ti. Veturius, Rome
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
c. 137 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
3.92 g
Die Axis
1
Denomination
denarius
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Obverse Inscription: Behind, mark of value (X) and TI.VET (VET in monogram)
  • Reverse Inscription: Above, ROMA
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
RRC 234/1
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
2008.115.109
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: Draped bust of Mars r., wearing long-crested and plumed helmet; behind, mark of value (X) and TI.VET downwards (VET in monogram). Border of dots.
Rev.: Oath-taking scene: two warriors face each other, one bearded and without armor, the other beardless in armor; each holds spear in l. hand and with sword in r. hand touches pig held by figure kneeling between; above, ROMA. Line border.

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