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Dupondius with bust of Julia Titi, struck under Titus

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Obverse: Bust of Julia Titi, draped, right. IVLIA.IMP.T.AVG.F.AVGVSTA (no crossbars on A's). Reverse: Vesta seated left, palladium on right hand, transverse scepter in left. VESTA (in exergue); S C (left and right in field).

Provenance

By 1990: with Numismatica Ars Classica, Niederdorfstrasse 43, 8001 Zurich, Switzerland (auction 2, February 21-22, 1900, Hotel Baur au Lac, Talstrasse 1, 8001 Zurich, lot 595); by 1997: with Classical Numismatic Group, Inc., Post Office Box 479, Lancaster, PA 17608; purchased by MFA from Classical Numismatic Group, Inc., June 25, 1997

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 80–81

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 15.02 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

1997.94

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins