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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1976.79.351
People
Lucilla, Roman (r. 161 - 180 CE)
Title
Sestertius of Lucilla
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
164- 183 ?
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Rome (Latium)
Period
Roman Imperial period, Middle
Culture
Roman
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/185136
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Bronze
Metal
AE
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
23.87 g
Die Axis
12
Denomination
sestertius
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
cf. BMCR iv,p.578;date BMCR iv,p.cxiii-iv
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Unspecified Collection
Accession Year
1976
Object Number
1976.79.351
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: Bust, dr., r.
Rev.: Venus, dr., standing, head l., holding apple in r. hand and avertical scepter in l.; VENVS / SC in field

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