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Denarius (Coin) Portraying Mark Antony

A work made of silver.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of silver.

Date:

42 BCE

Artist:

Roman

About this artwork

The front of this coin portrays the Roman politician and general Mark Antony, facing right.

On the back, a bust of the sun god Sol is depicted inside a temple.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium

Artist

Ancient Roman

Title

Denarius (Coin) Portraying Mark Antony

Place

Italy (Minted in)

Date

42 BCE

Medium

Silver

Inscriptions

Obverse: M AND (ONI) IMP Reverse: III VIR (R C P)

Dimensions

Diam.: 1.8 cm (3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Nelson Pelouze

Reference Number

1923.1237

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