Denarius

Julius Caesar, Roman Republic, Roman Empire

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46 BCE

Silver

Overall: 11/16 in. (1.8 cm)

Weight: 4.1 g

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the John M. McDonald 1940 Fund

995.15.30218

Geography/Culture

Europe, Italy

Period

1000 BCE-1 CE

Object Name

Coin

Classification

Numismatics: Greek and Roman

Not on view

Inscription

Obverse: Female head right wearing diamem with ear of grain at crown; behind COS.TERT downwards before [DI]CT.ITER upwards; border of dots Reverse: Single handed cup, scarificial sprinkler (aspergillupe) jug, lituus above AVGVR. below PONT.M[AX]; border of dots

Course History

LAT 15, Literature of Rome, Simone Oppen, Fall 2019

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

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

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

Exhibition History

Ancient Profiles: Sculpture, Prints, and Coins from the Permanent Collection, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Art History 1, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, November 1-December 17, 1997.

Provenance

Harlan J. Berk, Ltd., Chicago, Illinois; sold to present collection, 1995.

Catalogue Raisonne

Crawford 467/1a or 1b; Sydenham 1023 or 1024

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