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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-R0941
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Maker:  Claudius; Rome
Denomination:  Aureus
Place made:  Rome
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  AD 49-50
Metal:  Gold
Diameter (cm):  1.95
Weight (g):  7.42
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Bought A. H. Baldwin November 1970.
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Claudius, r. wearing laurel. Reverse: inscription worn away, on architrave of triumphal arch surmounted by equestrian statue l., r. extended l. holding spear, between two trophies.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: TI CLAVD CAESΛR …C P M · TR P . VIIII IMP XVI (Tiberius Claudius Caesar Augustus, great priest, tribune of the people for the ninth time, Emperor). Reverse: No legend.

Bibliography:  RIC 1/2 45

Notes:  Pierced at top of obv.

2 Related People

Rome
Roman;Byzantine;Italian


Claudius
Roman
10 BC
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