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Denarius with head of Tiberius

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Obverse: Head of Tiberius, laureate, to right. TI[CAESAR]DIVI AVGFAVGVSTVS Reverse: Female figure (Livia as Pax?) draped seated right on chair, holding branch in left hand and long sceptre in right. Legs of chair plain. Below chair, double line. PONTIF MAXIM

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Rebecca Salisbury

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 14–37

Mint

Lugdunum

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 3.71 gm.

Accession Number

92.267

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins