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Coin Depicting a Janiform head

A work made of bronze.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of bronze.

Date:

211-208 BCE

Artist:

Roman, minted in Rome

About this artwork

The front of this coin depicts a bearded, janiform head.

On the back, the prow of a ship is shown.

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Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium

Artist

Ancient Roman

Title

Coin Depicting a Janiform head

Origin

Roman Empire

Date

211 BCE–208 BCE

Medium

Bronze

Inscriptions

Reverse: ROMA

Dimensions

Diam. 3.7 cm; 44.17 g

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Nelson Pelouze

Reference Number

1923.1228

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