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Dupondius with bust of Galba

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Obverse: Bust of Galba profile to right, draped and laureate. IMP SER GALBA AVG TR P Reverse: S P Q R OB CIV SER in a wreath.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1897: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 25,000.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 97.285-97.442 and 97.1104)

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 68

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 29 mm. Weight: 11.96 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

97.433

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins