C. Minucius Augurinus
Roman Republic


135 BCE


Weight: 3.7 g

Diameter: 3/4 in. (19.2 mm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Arthur Fairbanks, Class of 1886, in memory of his father, Henry Fairbanks, Class of 1853



Place Made: Italy, Europe


1000 BCE-1 CE

Object Name


Research Area

Numismatics: Greek and Roman

Not on view


Obverse: Helmeted head of Roma right; with value mark; ROMA behind downwards; border of dots Reverse: Two togate figures, flank spiral column with Aeolic capital surmounted by togate figure with staff; the left one holds loaves and the right one a lituus, lions' foreparts, with shaft of grain behind each, flank base of column; C.A (togate figure with staff) VG

Course History

CLST 17, HIST 94, Roman History: The Republic, Roberta Stewart, Winter 2019

HUM 3.02, Two Empires under the Sun, Roberta Stewart and Gil Raz, Spring 2019


Arthur Fairbanks (1864-1944), Class of 1886; given to present collection, 1927.

Catalogue Raisonne

Crawford: 242/1

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