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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1988,0917.52

  • Denomination

    • denarius
  • Description

    Silver coin.(obverse) Head of Tiberius, laureate, right.
    (reverse) Female figure, draped, seated right on chair, holding branch in left hand and long sceptre in right hand. Chair has ornamented legs with single line below.

  • State

    • Roman Empire
  • Authority

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 14-37
  • Production place

  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Weight: 3.63 grammes
    • Die-axis: 6 o'clock
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        reverse
      • Inscription Language

        Latin
      • Inscription Content

        PONTIF MAXIM
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        obverse
      • Inscription Language

        Latin
      • Inscription Content

        TI CAESAR DIVI AVG F AVGVSTVS
  • Curator's comments

    The identity of the female figure on the reverse is uncertain and has been variously identified as Livia, Justitia or Pax.

  • Bibliography

    • CHRB IX 208, p.31 bibliographic details
    • RIC1 30, p.95 (type) bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1988

  • Department

    Coins & Medals

  • Registration number

    1988,0917.52

Silver coin.

Obverse & Reverse

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