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Denarius (fourré) with head of Claudius

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Obverse: Head of Claudius, laureate, right. TICL [AVDCAESAR] AVGPMTRPXIIMPPPCOSV Reverse: Female figure (Nemesis), winged, draped, advancing right, holding in left hand winged caduceus pointed downwards at snake gliding right; left arm bent upwards; with right hand she pulls out a fold of her...

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Provenance

By date uknown: Joseph H. Clark Collection; June 6, 1912: gift of Joseph H. Clark to MFA

Credit Line

Gift of Joseph H. Clark

Roman, Imperial Period, about A.D. 51–52

Mint

Uncertain

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 2.84 gm. Die Axis: 4

Accession Number

12.525

Medium or Technique

Silver (plated)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins