Denarius from Rome Mint: Rome
Magistrate: Q. Pomponius Musa

Medium

Silver

Dimensions

3.64 g, 7:00, 19.4 mm

Credit Line

Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001

Accession Number

2001.87.1686

Culture
Period

1st century B.C.

Classification
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Numismatics

Obverse Description

Obverse Description: Head of Apollo r.; behind, scroll.

Reverse Description

Reverse Description: Clio l., holding scroll in r. hand and resting l. elbow on column; on r., Q. POMPONI downwards; on l., MVSA downwards.
Provenance

Provenance

Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., from about 1962 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.
Bibliography

  • Michael H. Crawford, Roman Republican Coinage (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1974), no. 410/3.

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Additional information

Object/Work type

coins, denarii, money

Marks

Q. POMPONI MVSA, scroll

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