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
- Ancient Roman
- Dupondius (Coin) Portraying Germanicus Caesar
- 15 BCE–19 CE
- Obverse: GERMANIICVS CAESAR Reverse: SIGNIS RECEPT DE VICTIS GERM S C "Standards recaptured from the conquered Germans."
- Diam. 2.9 cm; 13.94 g
- Gift of Mrs. William Nelson Pelouze