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Dupondius (Coin) Portraying Germanicus Caesar

A work made of bronze.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of bronze.

Date:

15 BCE/19 CE

Artist:

Roman, minted in Rome

About this artwork

The front of this coin portrays the Roman general Germanicus in his triumphal quadriga.
On the back, Germanicus is shown standing.

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Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium

Artist

Ancient Roman

Title

Dupondius (Coin) Portraying Germanicus Caesar

Origin

Rome

Date

15 BCE–19 CE

Medium

Bronze

Inscriptions

Obverse: GERMANIICVS CAESAR Reverse: SIGNIS RECEPT DE VICTIS GERM S C "Standards recaptured from the conquered Germans."

Dimensions

Diam. 2.9 cm; 13.94 g

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Nelson Pelouze

Reference Number

1923.1300

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