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Dupondius with head of Divus Augustus, struck under Gaius (Caligula)

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Obverse: Head of Divus Augustus, left, radiate. DIVVS.AVGVSTVS S C (left and right, in field) Reverse: Augustus, laureate, togate, seated, left on curule chair, holding branch in right hand and resting left hand against side. CONSENSV.SENAT.ET.EQ.ORDIN.P.Q.R

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Rebecca Salisbury

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 37–41

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 15.84 gm.

Accession Number

92.30

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins