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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1995.45.31
People
Domitian, Roman (r. 81 - 96 CE)
Vespasian, Roman (r. 69-79 CE)
Title
As of Domitian under Vespasian, Rome
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
73-74 CE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Rome (Latium)
Period
Roman Imperial period, Early
Culture
Roman Imperial
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/197337
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Bronze
Metal
AE
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
6.8 g
Die Axis
6
Denomination
as
Date on Object
COS II
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: reverse: SC l. and r. in field
  • inscription: obverse: CAESAR AVG F DOMITIAN COS II
  • Obverse Inscription: CAESAR AVG F DOMITIAN COS II
  • Reverse Inscription: S C
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
RIC II.1 2, 675 p. 106
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Unspecified Collection
Accession Year
1995
Object Number
1995.45.31
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: Laureate head of Domitian l.; around, CAESAR AVG F DOMITIAN COS II.
Rev.: Spes standing l. with flower; in field, S - C.

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