Local Coinage and Civic Identity in Roman North Africa.

Darling, Alison.

Abstract: The analysis of cultural identity in ancient societies is of vital importance to many disciplines. When attempting to reconstruct the civic identity of the inhabitants of a Roman province, the iconographic and textual choices preserved on local coinage can provide crucial data. This study will examine the coinage of fifteen cities in the area of Africa Proconsularis, which struck coin is... read more

Tufts University. Department of Classics.
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