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Half-Litra (Coin) Depicting the Goddess Roma

A work made of bronze.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of bronze.

Date:

234-231 BCE

Artist:

Roman, minted in Rome

About this artwork

The front of this coin depicts the goddess Roma, wearing a Phrygian helmet.

On the back, a dog is shown.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium

Artist

Ancient Roman

Title

Half-Litra (Coin) Depicting the Goddess Roma

Origin

Roman Empire

Date

234 BCE–231 BCE

Medium

Bronze

Dimensions

Diam. 1.2 cm; 1.94 g

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Nelson Pelouze

Reference Number

1923.1232

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