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As with bust of Victory, struck under C. Julius Caesar and C. Clovius

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Obverse: Bust of Victory, right, draped; her hair drawn to back of head and tied with a band; behind, star. Before: CAESAR DIC TER Reverse: Minerva, helmeted and draped, walking left, bearing trophy over right shoulder and holding in left hand spears and shield; at her feet, serpent with head...

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Provenance

By date unknown: Mrs. J. Templeman Coolidge Collection; November 13, 1947: gift of Mrs. J. Templeman Coolidge to MFA

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. John Templeman Coolidge

Roman, Republican Period, about 46–45 B.C.

Mint

Northern Italy

Dimensions

Diameter: 28 mm. Weight: 13.73 gm.

Accession Number

47.1480

Medium or Technique

Bronze

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins