Co 1231 (Late Republican denarius from Rome) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
RRC, 348/1, p. 362, pl. XLV
Axis (1-12
8
Has denomination
Denarius
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
17.0
Numismatic Issuer
L. Rubrius Dossenus, moneyer (87 B.C.E.)
Numismatic Mint
Rome
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
2.95
Obverse Description
Laureate head of Jupiter to right with a scepter over far shoulder
Obverse Inscription
Below figure to left, DOSSEN
Reverse Description
Four horses stepping to right and pulling an empty chariot adorned with a thunderbolt
Reverse Inscription
In exergue, L. RVBR[I]
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Republican (Historical Period)
Material
Silver (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Horse or donkey (Visual Motif)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Co 1231 (Late Republican denarius from Rome).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/co1231>