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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1942.176.98
People
Tiberius, Roman (r. 14-37 CE)
Augustus, Roman (r. 27 BCE - 14 CE)
Title
As of Tiberius, Rome
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
22/23-(?)30 CE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Rome (Latium)
Period
Roman Imperial period, Early
Culture
Roman Imperial
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/180662
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Bronze
Metal
AE
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
10.87 g
Die Axis
6
Denomination
as
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Obverse Inscription: DIVVS AVGVSTVS PATER
  • Reverse Inscription: S C; PROVIDENT
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
RIC I 2, 81 p. 99
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, The George Davis Chase Collection of Roman Coins, Gift of George Davis Chase, Professor of Classics and Dean of Graduate Study at the University of Maine
Accession Year
1942
Object Number
1942.176.98
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: Radiate bust of Augustus l.; around, DIVVS AVGVSTVS PATER.
Rev.: Altar-enclosure with double panelled door, uncertain ornaments on top; to l. and r., S-C; below, PROVIDENT.

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