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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    R.11388

  • Denomination

    • sestertius
  • Description

    Copper alloy coin.(obverse) Head of Domitian, laureate, right.
    (reverse) Domitian standing left, sacrificing with patera over altar in front of shrine containing cult statue of Minerva.

  • State

    • Roman Empire
  • Authority

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 88-89
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Weight: 23.65 grammes
    • Die-axis: 6 o'clock
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        obverse
      • Inscription Language

        Latin
      • Inscription Content

        IMP CAES DOMIT AVG GERM COS XIIII CENS PER P P
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        reverse
      • Inscription Language

        Latin
      • Inscription Content

        S C
      • Inscription Comment

        in field
  • Bibliography

    • RE2 408, p.389 bibliographic details
    • RIC2.1 637, p.310 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Department

    Coins & Medals

  • Registration number

    R.11388

  • C&M Catalogue number

    • RE2p389.408
Copper alloy coin.

Obverse & Reverse

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