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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1855,0512.40

  • Denomination

    • denarius
  • Description

    Silver coin.(obverse) Head of Brutus right, bearded; around, inscription; around, inscription. Border of dots.
    (reverse) Pileus between two daggers; below, inscription. Border of dots.

  • State

    • Roman Republic
  • Authority

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 43BC-42BC
  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Weight: 3.69 grammes
    • Diameter: 18 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        reverse
      • Inscription Language

        Latin
      • Inscription Content

        EID·MAR
      • Inscription Translation

        The Ides of March
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        obverse
      • Inscription Language

        Latin
      • Inscription Content

        BRVT·IMP
      • Inscription Comment

        clockwise
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        obverse
      • Inscription Language

        Latin
      • Inscription Content

        L·PLAET·CEST
      • Inscription Comment

        anti-clockwise
  • Curator's comments

    Mint uncertain, moving with Brutus.

  • Bibliography

    • Ghey, Leins & Crawford 2010 508.3.2 bibliographic details
    • RRC 508/3 (type) bibliographic details
    • RR1 69, p.480 bibliographic details
  • Location

    On display: G68/dc2/p4

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1855

  • Acquisition notes

    Lot.683

  • Department

    Coins & Medals

  • Registration number

    1855,0512.40

  • Additional IDs

    • HSBC.1774 (Money Gallery Exhibited)
  • C&M Catalogue number

    • RR1p480.69

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