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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    R.3636

  • Denomination

    • sestertius
  • Description

    Copper alloy coin; modern forgery.(obverse) Head of Domitian, laureate, right.
    (reverse) Dolphin coiled round anchor.

  • State

    • Roman Empire
  • Authority

  • Culture/period

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Weight: 26.45 grammes
    • Die-axis: 6 o'clock
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        obverse
      • Inscription Language

        Latin
      • Inscription Content

        IMP CAES DIVI VESP F DOMITIAN AVG P M
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        reverse
      • Inscription Language

        Latin
      • Inscription Content

        TR P COS VIII IMP VIIII P P
      • Inscription Comment

        tooled
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        reverse
      • Inscription Language

        Latin
      • Inscription Content

        S C
      • Inscription Comment

        below anchor
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Department

    Coins & Medals

  • Registration number

    R.3636

Copper alloy coin; modern forgery.

Obverse & Reverse

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