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Denarius with head of Augustus

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Obverse: Head of Augustus, to the right Reverse: inscription in three lines: SIGNIS PARTHICIS RECEPTIS

Provenance

Source Unknown; accessioned by MFA, 1898

Credit Line

Source unidentified

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

Mint

Pergamum

Dimensions

Diameter: 20.5 mm. Weight: 3.41 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

98.620

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins