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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1982.99.115
People
Anonymous
Title
Anonymous Romano-Campanian Litra, Rome
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
c. 269 BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Rome (Latium)
Period
Roman Republican period
Culture
Roman Republican
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/174396
Physical Descriptions
Medium
bronze
Metal
AE
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
5.65 g
Die Axis
9
Denomination
litra
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Reverse Inscription: Behind, ROMANO upwards
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
RRC 17/1a
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of H. Bartlett Wells, Class of 1929
Accession Year
1982
Object Number
1982.99.115
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: Head of Minerva l., wearing Corinthian helmet. Border of dots.
Rev.: Horse's head r., on base; behind, ROMA[NO] upwards.

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