SPECIAL ADVISORY: The Yale University Art Gallery is open to the public with free, timed-entry tickets to its permanent-collection galleries from Friday through Sunday. Learn More and Plan Your Visit

Numismatics
Mint, possibly by: Etruria

Denarius from possible Etruria

209–208 B.C.

Silver

4.16 g, 9:00, 19.5 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Professor Tracy Peck, LL.D. 1861, M.A. 1864
2001.87.164
Geography: 
Possibly made in Etruria
Culture: 
Roman
Period: 
3rd century B.C.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Professor Tracy Peck,Rome, to about 1921; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., from about 1921 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Michael H. Crawford, Roman Republican Coinage (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1974), no. 107/1b.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.