Sestertius (Coin) Portraying Emperor Gaius (Caligula)

A work made of bronze.
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  • A work made of bronze.

Date:

AD 37/38

Artist:

Roman, minted in Rome

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Ancient and Byzantine Art

Artist

Ancient Roman

Title

Sestertius (Coin) Portraying Emperor Gaius (Caligula)

Origin

Rome

Date

37 AD–38 AD

Medium

Bronze

Inscriptions

Obverse: C CAESAR AVG GERMANICVS PON TR POT Reverse: AGRIPPINA DRVSILLA IVLIA S C

Dimensions

Diam. 3.5 cm; 26.6 g

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Nelson Pelouze

Reference Number

1923.1302

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