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Denarius (Coin) Portraying Ahenobarbus

A work made of silver.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of silver.

Date:

41 BCE

Artist:

Roman

About this artwork

On the front of this coin Ahenobarbus is portrayed facing right.

On the back the prow of a ship is surmounted by a trophy.

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Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium

Culture

Ancient Roman

Title

Denarius (Coin) Portraying Ahenobarbus

Origin

Roman Empire

Date

41 BCE

Medium

Silver

Inscriptions

Obverse: AHENOBAR "Ahenobarbus" Reverse: CN DOMITIV(S) IMP

Dimensions

Diam. 1.9 cm; 4.53 g

Credit Line

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson

Reference Number

1922.4852

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