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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1988.425
People
Issued by L. Calpurnius Piso Caesoninus, Roman
Issued by Q. Servilius Caepio, Roman
Title
Denarius of L. Calpurnius Piso Caesoninus and Q. Servilius Caepio, Rome
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
c. 100 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
4.02 g
Die Axis
10
Denomination
denarius
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Obverse Inscription: Around, counter-clockwise, PISO.CAEPIO.Q
  • Reverse Inscription: In exergue, AD.FRV.EMV | EX.S.C
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
RRC 330/1a
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Coin Room Discretionary Fund
Accession Year
1988
Object Number
1988.425
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: Laureate head of Saturn r.; behind, harpa; around, counter-clockwise, PISO.CAEPIO.Q; below, control-mark (trident). Border of dots.
Rev.: Two male figures seated on bench (subsellim) side by side; to l. and r., corn ear; in exergue, AD.FRV.EMV | EX.S.C. Border of dots.

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