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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1942.176.77
People
Tiberius, Roman (r. 14-37 CE)
Title
As of Tiberius, Lugdunum
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
12-14 CE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Lugdunum (Gaul)
Period
Roman Imperial period, Early
Culture
Roman Imperial
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/197582
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Bronze
Metal
AE
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
10.81 g
Die Axis
12
Denomination
as
Date on Object
IMPERAT VII
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Obverse Inscription: TI CAESAR AVGVST F IMPERAT VII
  • Reverse Inscription: ROM ET AVG
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
RIC I 2, 245 p. 58; cf. BMC 585, Ashmolean 393
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, The George Davis Chase Collection of Roman Coins, Gift of George Davis Chase, Professor of Classics and Dean of Graduate Study at the University of Maine
Accession Year
1942
Object Number
1942.176.77
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: Laureate head of Tiberius r.; around, TI CAESAR AVGVST F IMPERAT [VII].
Rev.: Front elevation of the Altar of Lyons, decorated with the corona civica between laurels, these flanked by nude male figures; to l. and r., Victories on columns facing one another; in exergue, ROM ET AVG.

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