RRC 354/1 (2119) - UCD Digital Library

RRC 354/1 (2119)

In collection UCD Classical Museum : Roman Republican Coins

Origin information
Rome, Latium (Roman Republic) : C. Licinius Macer
Date created:
Type of resource
three dimensional object
still image
Physical description
1 coin (Silver) ; Diameter:
21 mm ; Weight:
3.47 g
Axis: 5
Material: Metal (Silver)  
Condition: Quite worn
Ancient genuine
Mint
Rome, Latium
Other identifier
Card no. 96
Obverse type
Bust of Apollo(?) seen from behind, head l., wearing fillet, hurling thunderbolt with r. hand; dotted border.
Reverse legend
[C.LI]CINIV[S.L.F MACER]
Reverse type
Minerva driving quadriga r., holding shield and reins in l. hand, spear in r. hand; dotted border.
Note
Die flaw or tong mark in the centre of reverse type.
Date of origin
84 BC
Comparanda
Roman Republican Coinage (Crawford 1974) no. 354/1
Genre
Coin   linked data (nomisma)
Subject
Coins, Roman   linked data (lcsh)
Apollo (Greek deity)
Rome, Latium   linked data (pleiades)
Denomination
Denarius   nomisma
Location
University College, Dublin. University College, Dublin. Classical Museum. Roman Republican Coins. UCD number 2119 http://dx.doi.org/10.7925/drs1.ucdclm_130
Funding
UCD Seed Funding Award 2012 (to Dr Philip de Souza).
Funding
UCD College of Arts and Celtic Studies Research Project / Initiative Scheme 2013 (to Dr Jo Day).

Record source
Metadata creation date: 2014-04-02 — Record has been transformed into NUDS and MODS XML formats from XML metadata exported from the UCD Classical Museum's collection management database (FilemakerPro XML). Original descriptive metadata created 2013-10-23 by NLW.

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