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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1976.79.1431
People
Augustus, Roman (r. 27 BCE - 14 CE)
Agrippa, Roman (held office c. 40 -12 BCE)
Title
As of Augustus, Nemausus
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
c. 10-14 CE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Nemausus (Gaul)
Period
Roman Imperial period, Early
Culture
Roman Imperial
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Bronze
Metal
AE
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
10.96 g
Die Axis
12
Denomination
as
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Obverse Inscription: IMP DIVI F P P
  • Reverse Inscription: COL NEM (NE ligate)
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
RIC I 2, 161 p. 52
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Unspecified Collection
Accession Year
1976
Object Number
1976.79.1431
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: Heads of Agrippa (to l.) and Augustus (to r.), back to back, Agrippa wearing combined rostral crown and laurel-wreath, Augustus laureate; above, IMP; below, DIVI F; to either side, P - P.
Rev.: Palm-shoot with long, vertical fronds, tip to l., behind chained crocodile; to l. of palm-tip, wreath with long ties; to either side, COL - NEM (NE ligate).

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