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Sestertius with bust of Domitian

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Obverse: Bust of Domitian, laureate, bearded, right, with aegis. IMPCAESDOMITAVGGERMCOSXICENS POTPP Reverse: Domitian, togate, veiled, standing left, sacrificing out of patera in right hand over lighted altar; in background left, shrine of Minerva, showing two columns in front and a third on...

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Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 85

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 35 mm. Weight: 22.07 gm.

Accession Number

13.659

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins