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Quadrans with bust of Ceres, struck under Domitian

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Obverse: Bust of Domitia or Ceres, left, crowned with corn ears. IMPDOMIT AVGGERM Reverse: Basket filled with corn ears. S C (left and right in field)

Provenance

Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)

Roman, Imperial Period, about A.D. 84–85

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 3.16 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

34.1414

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins