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Denarius: CM.6558-2007

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Moneyer: Lucius Titurius Sabinus
Mint: Rome

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Notes

History note: Ex Ritchie W. Post, from the F. Martin Post Collection, bt F.S. Robinson, Albany, NY, ix.1993 for $60.00

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 20.42 mm
Image(width): 18.46 mm

Place(s) associated

  • Rome

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2007-11-19) by The Post Family Trust

Dating

Production date: 89 BC

Note

Control mark a caduceus right

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Die Axis 225 degrees Weight 3.90 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bearded head of King Tatius right, legend behind, all in circle of points

  • Text: SABIN
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Victory in biga right with wreath, legend beneath, control-mark in exergue, all in circle of points

  • Text: L·TITVRI
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.6558-2007
Primary reference Number: 166121
RRC: 344/3
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 15 July 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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