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Denarius with head of Drusus I, struck under Claudius

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Obverse: Head of Drusus I, laureate, left. NEROCLAVDIVSDRVSVSGERMANICVSIMP Reverse: Triumphal arch with equestrian statue on top facing right and flanked on each side by seated captives in front of trophies. DE (below horse); GERM (on architrave)

Provenance

By 1967: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr. to MFA, December 13, 1967

Credit Line

Gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr.

Roman, Imperial Period, about A.D. 41–45

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 18.5 mm. Weight: 3.68 gm. Die Axis: 9

Accession Number

67.1030

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins