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Sextans (aes grave) with scallop shell

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Obverse: scallop shell; below, two pellets. Reverse: caduceus between a pair of pellets

Provenance

Source unidentified.

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Roman, Republican Period, about 280–276 B.C.

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 37 mm. Weight: 56.27 gm.

Accession Number

19.262

Medium or Technique

Bronze (cast)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins