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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1976.79.111
People
Augustus, Roman (r. 27 BCE - 14 CE)
Title
As of Augustus
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
10-11 CE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Rome (Latium)
Period
Roman Imperial period, Early
Culture
Roman Imperial
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/196347
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Bronze
Metal
AE
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
10.37 g
Die Axis
1
Denomination
as
Date on Object
IMPERAT V; TRIBVN POTESTATE XII
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: obverse: TI CAESAR AVGVST F IMPERAT V l. up, r. down
    V under neck
  • inscription: reverse: SC large in centre
    [PO]NTFEX TRIBVN POTESTATE X[II] r. down, l. up
  • Obverse Inscription: TI CAESAR AVGVST F IMPERAT V
  • Reverse Inscription: S C; PONTIFEX TRIBVN POTESTATE XII
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
RIC I 2, 469 p. 78; BMCRE 271-3 var.; Ashmolean 658-662
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Unspecified Collection
Accession Year
1976
Object Number
1976.79.111
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: Bare head of Tiberius r.; around, TI CAESAR AVGVST F IMPERAT V.
Rev.: S C; around, [P]ONTIFEX TRIBVN POTESTATE X[II].

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