Denarius

T. Carisius, Roman Republic

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46 BCE

Silver

Overall: 13/16 in. (20 mm)

Weight: 3.9 g

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

27.1.29258

Geography/Culture

Europe, Italy

Period

1000 BCE-1 CE

Object Name

Coin

Classification

Numismatics: Greek and Roman

Not on view

Inscription

Obverse: Laureate head of winged victory right; S*C behind downwards; border of dots Reverse: Victory in quadriga right; reins in left hand, wreath in right; T*CARIS[I] in exergue; border of dots

Course History

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

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

Provenance

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

Catalogue Raisonne

Crawford: 464/4

Old Number

HN 164

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