A. Postumius Albinus
Roman Republic


81 BCE


Overall: 13/16 in. (20 mm)

Weight: 3.4 g

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: Veiled head of Hispania right; HISPAN behind downwards Reverse: Togate figure; right arm outstretched to legionary eagle on left; fasces with axe on right; starting in exergue and going counterclockwise to middle [DA]*POST*A*F*S*N*A[L]BIN

Course History

LAT 3.01, Intermediate Latin, Jenny Lynn, Winter 2020

LAT 3.02, Intermediate Latin, Simone Oppen, Winter 2020

LAT 3.03, Intermediate Latin, Roger Ulrich, Winter 2020

LAT 3.04, Intermediate Latin, Patrick Glauthier, Winter 2020


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

Catalogue Raisonne

Crawford: 372/2

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