Denarius

C. Vibius Pansa
Roman Republic

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90 BCE

Silver

Overall: 11/16 in. (17 mm)

Weight: 3.5 g

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

27.1.29248

Geography

Place Made: Italy, Europe

Period

1000 BCE-1 CE

Object Name

Coin

Research Area

Numismatics: Greek and Roman

Not on view

Inscriptions

Obverse: Laureate head of Apollo right; before, two conical helmets (apex?) below chin; behind [PANSA] Reverse: Minevera in quadriga right; trophy in right hand and reins and spear in left; C*VIBIUS*C*F in exergue

Provenance

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

Catalogue Raisonne

Crawford 342/5b; Sydenham: 684; Greuber: 2252

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