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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1976.40.293
People
Tiberius, Roman (r. 14-37 CE)
Title
As of Tiberius, Rome
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
34-36 CE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Rome (Latium)
Period
Roman Imperial period, Early
Culture
Roman Imperial
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/194897
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Bronze
Metal
AE
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
9.2 g
Die Axis
6
Denomination
as
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: obverse: TI CAESAR DIVI AVG F AVGVST IMP VIII
  • inscription: reverse: [PON]TIF MAXIM TRIBVN POTEST XXX[VI]
    SC large, l. and r. of caduceus
  • (not assigned): Reverse double-struck.
  • Obverse Inscription: TI CAESAR DIVI AVG F AVGVST IMP VIII
  • Reverse Inscription: S C; PONTIF MAXIM TRIBVN POTEST XXXVI(I)
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
RIC I 2, 53 or 59 p. 98; BMC 106-107
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Transfer from the Harvard College Library, Gift of the Massachusetts Historical Society, 1908
Accession Year
1976
Object Number
1976.40.293
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: Laureate head of Tiberius l.; around, TI CAESAR DIVI AVG F AVGVST IMP VIII.
Rev.: Vertical winged caduceus; to l. and r., S-C; around, PONTIF MAXIM TRIBVN POTEST XXXV[I(I)].

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