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Sestertius with triumphal quadriga, struck under Tiberius

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Obverse: Driverless quadriga; trophy and Victories (?) on side. Reverse: in center: SC (large); around: TICAESARDIVIAVGFAVGVSTPMTRPOTXXXIIX

Provenance

By date unknown: Dr. La Salle Archambault Collection; by 1937: with Stack's, 32 W. 46th Street, New York, NY; 1941: purchased from Stack's by Cornelius C. Vermeule III; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, December 16, 1998

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 36–37

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 35 mm. Weight: 28.25 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

1998.467

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins