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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1974.27.219
People
Tiberius, Roman (r. 14-37 CE)
Drusus, Roman (r. 19-23 CE)
Title
Dupondius of Tiberius, Rome
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
21 - 22 CE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Rome (Latium)
Culture
Roman
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Bronze
Metal
AE
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
13.41 g
Denomination
dupondius
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Obverse Inscription: PIETAS
  • Reverse Inscription: DRVSVS CAESAR TI AVGVSTI F TR POT ITER S C
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
RIC I 2, 43 p. 97
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, A Gift to the Museum from Arthur W. Arundel through the Harvard Fund Council, Class of 1951
Accession Year
1974
Object Number
1974.27.219
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obverse: Bust of Pietas veiled and diademed r.
Reverse: S C with inscription around

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