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Coin Portraying Julius Caesar

A work made of bronze.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of bronze.

Date:

about 38 BCE

Artist:

Roman

About this artwork

The front (obverse) of this coin portrays Julius Caesar, while the back (reverse) portrays his successor Octavian.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium

Artist

Ancient Roman

Title

Coin Portraying Julius Caesar

Origin

Roman Empire

Date

38 BCE

Medium

Bronze

Inscriptions

Obverse: PVLIVS DIVOS Reverse: CAESAR DIVI F

Dimensions

Diam. 3 cm; 19.57 g

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Nelson Pelouze

Reference Number

1923.1334

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