RRC 42/2 (2014) - UCD Digital Library

RRC 42/2 (2014)

In collection UCD Classical Museum : Roman Republican Coins

Origin information
Rome, Latium (Roman Republic)
Date created:
Type of resource
three dimensional object
still image
Physical description
1 coin (Bronze) ; Diameter:
25 mm ; Weight:
14.28 g
Axis: 9
Material: Metal (Bronze)  
Condition: Quite worn, stable patina
Ancient genuine
Mint
Rome, Latium
Obverse type
Beardless head of Hercules (?) wearing boar-skin; to l., worn remains of three pellets; dotted border.
Reverse legend
ROMA
Reverse type
Bull charging r., above, three pellets; line border.
Date of origin
214-212 BC
Comparanda
Roman Republican Coinage (Crawford 1974) no. 42/2
Genre
Coin   linked data (nomisma)
Subject
Coins, Roman   linked data (lcsh)
Hercules (Roman mythology)
Rome, Latium   linked data (pleiades)
Denomination
Quadrans   nomisma
Location
University College, Dublin. University College, Dublin. Classical Museum. Roman Republican Coins. UCD number 2014 http://dx.doi.org/10.7925/drs1.ucdclm_25
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 2013-10-15 by NLW.

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