Rome, Latium (Roman Republic) : C. Caecilius Metellus Caprarius Date created:
Type of Resource
three dimensional object
1 coin (Silver)
; Diameter: 18 mm
; Weight: 2.95 g
Material: Metal (Silver) Condition: Worn, corrosion on both obverse and reverse exposing base metal core - conservation recommended
Card no. 36
Lower r., *
Head of Roma r., wearing winged Phrygian helmet; dotted border.
Jupiter driving biga of elephants l., holding thunderbolt in l. hand, reins in r. hand, crowned by Victory flying r.; dotted border.
Fouree - this silver plated base metal issue may be an official emission or an ancient imitation.
Date of origin
Roman Republican Coinage (Crawford 1974) no. 269/1
UCD Seed Funding Award 2012 (to Dr Philip de Souza).
UCD College of Arts and Celtic Studies Research Project / Initiative Scheme 2013 (to Dr Jo Day).
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 2013-10-22 by NLW.