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Framed medallic dupondius with oak wreath and inscription, struck under T. Quinctius Crispinus Sulpicianus

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Obverse: within oak wreath: AVGVSTVS / TRIBVNIC / POTEST Reverse: S.C in center. T.CRISPINVS.SVLPICIANVS.III.VIR.A.A.A.F.F. around. Struck on a large flan with four concentric circles.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Place, Philadelphia 3, Pa.; June 7, 1961: purchased by MFA from Hesperia Art for $ 700-.

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman, Imperial Period, about 18 B.C.

Mint

Rome

Catalogue Raisonné

Roman Medallions (MFA, 1962, 1975), no. 008.

Dimensions

Diameter: 47 mm. Weight: 33.69 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

61.602

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Medallions