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Accession_Number TEMP.2007.3.51
adlib_title coin
Shape Coin
Shape_description Quinquinarius
Material Silver
Fabric
Fabric_description
Munsell_color
Decoration Obverse: head of Roma, no text, very ornate; Reverse: Dioscuri riding a horse, second horse and rider behind, stars above and below horse there is barley;
Inscriptions Reverse Legend: ROMA
Condition very well preserved; worn around the edges; slight chunk missing on one side
Technique/Style
Provenance
Period Roman
Date 187-172
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
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Bibliography
Archive_Ref
Beazley_DB
Height 0.1cm
Diameters 1.5cm
Handle_height
Other_dims. Weight: 1.77g; 1mm chunk missing from side; axisClock: 11
Location
Edited_by Amy Stevens, Arif Shaon; Joana Varela
Date_edited 2007-03-27; 05.04.2017
The Ure Museum is part of
The University of Reading, Whiteknights, PO Box 217, Reading, RG6 6AH