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Denarius with head of Augustus

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Obverse: Head of Augustus, left. CAESAR AVGVSTVS (around) Reverse: Comet of eight rays and tail. DIVVS IVLIVS (across field and between rays).

Credit Line

Storer Collection

Roman, Imperial Period, about 19–18 B.C.

Mint

Uncertain (Colonia Caesaraugusta?), Spain

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 3.27 gm. Die Axis: 4

Accession Number

32.783

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins