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Quinarius (Coin) Depicting the Goddess Victory

A work made of silver.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of silver.

Date:

about 43-42 BCE

Artist:

Roman, minted in Gallia Transalpina

About this artwork

The front of this coin depicts the winged goddess of Victory, facing right.

On the back, a lion stands facing right.

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Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium

Artist

Ancient Roman

Title

Quinarius (Coin) Depicting the Goddess Victory

Origin

Italy

Date

43 BCE–42 BCE

Medium

Silver

Inscriptions

Obverse: III VIR (R P C) Reverse: ANTONI IMP A and XLI in field

Dimensions

Diam. 1.3 cm; 1.64 g

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Nelson Pelouze

Reference Number

1923.1236

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