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Coin Depicting the Goddess Roma

A work made of silver.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of silver.

Date:

77 BCE

Artist:

Roman

About this artwork

The front of this coin is the head of the goddess Roma (personification of the city of ancient Rome) facing right.

On the back is a she-wolf with ROMA inscribed above.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium

Culture

Ancient Roman

Title

Coin Depicting the Goddess Roma

Origin

Italy

Date

77 BCE

Medium

Silver

Inscriptions

Obverse: LXXXXV ROMA Reverse: SATRIE NVS

Dimensions

Diam. 1.7 cm; 3.78 g

Credit Line

Gift of William F. Dunham

Reference Number

1922.4258

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