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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1990.10
People
Moneyer: C. Servilius C.f., Roman
Title
Denarius of C. Servilius C.f., Rome
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
c. 57 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
3.94 g
Die Axis
5
Denomination
denarius
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Obverse Inscription: Before, FLORAL.PRIMVS (AL and MV in ligature) downwards
  • Reverse Inscription: In exergue, C.SERVEIL (RVE in ligature); to r., C.F upwards
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
RRC 423/1
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Unspecified Collection
Accession Year
1990
Object Number
1990.10
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: Head of Flora r.; behind, lituus; before, FLORAL.PRIMVS downwards (AL and MV in ligature). Border of dots.
Rev.: Two soldiers facing, presenting swords; in exergue, C.SERVEIL (RVE in ligature); to r., C.F upwards. Border of dots.

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