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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1.1965.79
People
Anonymous
Title
Anonymous Romano-Campanian Didrachm, Rome
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
241 BCE-235 BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Rome (Latium)
Period
Roman Republican period
Culture
Roman Republican
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/197405
Physical Descriptions
Medium
silver
Metal
AR
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
6.62 g
Die Axis
6
Denomination
didrachm
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Reverse Inscription: ROMA below
Provenance
Acq. Catania, 1937
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
RRC 25/1
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Loan from the Trustees of the Arthur Stone Dewing Greek Numismatic Foundation
Object Number
1.1965.79
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: Head of beardless Mars r., wearing Corinthian helmet (bowl adorned with gryphon). Border of dots.
Rev.: Horse's head r., with bridle; behind, sickle; below, ROMA. Line border.

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