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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2005.115.81
People
Issued by L. Lucretius Trio, Roman
Title
Denarius of L. Lucretius Trio, Rome
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
c. 76 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
3.62 g
Die Axis
6
Denomination
denarius
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Reverse Inscription: Above crescent, TRIO; within crescent, dot; below crescent, L.LVCRETI
Provenance
Collection of Margarete Bieber
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
RRC 390/1
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Purchase through the generosity of Celia and Walter Gilbert, Claude-Claire Grenier, and the Marian H. Phinney Fund
Accession Year
2005
Object Number
2005.115.81
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: Radiate bust of Sol r. Border of dots. Slight nicks in edge of flan; shallow tool- marks below portrait.
Rev.: Crescent surrounded by seven stars; above crescent, TRIO; within crescent, dot; below crescent, L.LVCRETI. Border of dots. Shallow tool-marks below legend.

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