RRC 317/3a (2261) - UCD Digital Library

RRC 317/3a (2261)

In collection UCD Classical Museum : Roman Republican Coins

Origin information
Military mint moving with Octavian (Roman Republic) : L. Appuleius Saturninus
Date created:
Type of resource
three dimensional object
still image
Physical description
1 coin (Silver) ; Diameter:
19 mm ; Weight:
2.60 g
Axis: 11
Material: Metal (Silver)  
Condition: Worn with accretions
Ancient genuine
Mint
Military mint moving with Octavian
Obverse legend
III.VIR.R.P.C
Obverse type
Head of Rome l., wearing winged helmet; dotted border.
Reverse legend
[L.]SATVRN
Reverse type
Saturn driving quadriga r., holding reins in l. hand, harpa in r. hand; dotted border.
Note
Surprisingly low weight. It is possible that this coin has a silvered base metal core.
Date of origin
104 BC
Comparanda
Roman Republican Coinage (Crawford 1974) no. 317/3a
Genre
Coin   linked data (nomisma)
Subject
Coins, Roman   linked data (lcsh)
Denomination
Denarius   nomisma
Location
University College, Dublin. University College, Dublin. Classical Museum. Roman Republican Coins. UCD number 2261 http://dx.doi.org/10.7925/drs1.ucdclm_272
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 2013-11-26 by NLW.

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