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Denarius (Coin) Portraying Ahenobarbus

A work made of silver.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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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.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium

Culture

Ancient Roman

Title

Denarius (Coin) Portraying Ahenobarbus

Place

Roman Empire (Minted in)

Date

41 BCE

Medium

Silver

Inscriptions

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

Dimensions

Diam.: 1.9 cm (3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson

Reference Number

1922.4852

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