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Aureus with head of Tiberius

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Obverse: Head of Tiberius, laureate, facing right. TICAESARDIVI AVGFAVGVSTVS (right up, left down). Reverse: Livia as Pax seated on chair, draped, facing right, holding branch in left hand and long sceptre in right. PONTIF MAXIM (right up, left down)

Provenance

By 1960: with A. H. Baldwin & Sons, 3 Robert Street, Adelphi, London; January 14, 1960: purchased by MFA from A. H. Baldwin & Sons for £ 25.

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 14–37

Mint

Lugdunum, Gaul

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 7.65 gm. Die Axis: 11

Accession Number

60.2

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins