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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1950.78.10
People
Augustus, Roman (r. 27 BCE - 14 CE)
Title
As of Augustus, Rome
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
7 BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Rome (Latium)
Period
Roman Imperial period, Early
Culture
Roman Imperial
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/196825
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Bronze
Metal
AE
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
12.02 g
Die Axis
6
Denomination
as
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: obverse: [CAES]AR AVGVST PONT MAX [TRIBVNIC POT] l. up, r. down
  • inscription: reverse: SC large in centre
    [M MAECIL]IVS TVLLVS III VIR A A A F F r. down, l. up
  • Obverse Inscription: CAESAR AVGVST PONT MAX TRIBVNIC POT
  • Reverse Inscription: S C; M MAECILIVS TVLLVS IIIVIR AAAFF
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
RIC I 2, 435 p. 76; BMCRE 220-222; BMCRRII 4686-4688
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Cornelius C. Vermeule III, Class of 1947
Accession Year
1950
Object Number
1950.78.10
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: Bare head of Augustus r.; around, [CAES]AR AVGVST PONT MAX [TRIBVNIC POT].
Rev.: S C; around, [M MAECIL]IVS TVLLVS IIIVIR AAAFF.

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