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Coin Depicting Shields and Spears

A work made of bronze.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of bronze.

Date:

54, Procurator: Antonius Felix (reign of Claudius)

Artist:

Roman, Palestine

About this artwork

The front (obverse) of this coin depicts shields and spears, while the back (reverse) depicts a palm tree.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium

Artist

Judean

Title

Coin Depicting Shields and Spears

Place

Israel (Artist's nationality:)

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Struck 54 CE

Medium

Bronze

Dimensions

Diam.: 1.8 cm (3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Nelson Pelouze

Reference Number

1923.1407

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