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Obverse: Bust of Domitian, to right, laureate and wearing the aegis. IMP CAES DOMIT AVG GERM COS XIII CENS PER P P Reverse: Valor, dressed as a young warrior, but with long tunic, standing to right, a spear in the right hand, and a short sword in the left. VIRTVTI AVGVSTI S C

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 87

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 30.5 mm. Weight: 12.03 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

00.290

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins