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Quinarius with head of Augustus

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Obverse: Head of Augustus. At right; CAESAR IMP VII Reverse: Victory draped holding wreath and palm standing on a 'cista mystica' between two snakes erect. To right and left: ASIA RECEPTA

Provenance

Source Unknown

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Roman, Imperial Period, about 29–26 B.C.

Mint

Uncertain (Brundisium or Rome), Italy

Dimensions

Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 1.55 gm.

Accession Number

01.5086

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins