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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    R.6434

  • Denomination

    • sestertius
  • Description

    Copper alloy coin.(obverse) Head of Gaius, laureate, left.
    (reverse) Inscription in four lines within oak-wreath.

  • State

    • Roman Empire
  • Authority

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 37-38
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Weight: 23.95 grammes
    • Die-axis: 6 o'clock
    • Diameter: 34 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        obverse
      • Inscription Language

        Latin
      • Inscription Content

        C.CAESAR.AVG.GERMANICVS.PON.M.TR.POT
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        reverse
      • Inscription Language

        Latin
      • Inscription Content

        S.P.Q.R
        P.P
        OB.CIVES
        SERVATOS
  • Bibliography

    • RIC1 37, p.111 (type) bibliographic details
    • RE1 39, p.152 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Department

    Coins & Medals

  • Registration number

    R.6434

  • C&M Catalogue number

    • RE1p152.39
Copper alloy coin.

Obverse & Reverse

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