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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1982.100.156
People
Augustus, Roman (r. 27 BCE - 14 CE)
Title
As of Carthago Nova under Augustus
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
13 BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Hispania, Carthago Nova (Hispania)
Period
Roman Imperial period, Early
Culture
Roman Provincial
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Bronze
Metal
AE
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
10.62 g
Die Axis
9
Denomination
as
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Obverse Inscription: AVGVSTVS DIVI F
  • Reverse Inscription: C.VAR.RVF.SEX.IVL.POL.II VIR.Q
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
DCyP p.98,22; RPC 167
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of H. Bartlett Wells, Class of 1929
Accession Year
1982
Object Number
1982.100.156
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: .Laureate bust of Augustus to r.
Rev.: Simpulum aspergillum, securis and apex.

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