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As (Coin) Portraying Emperor Drusus

A work made of bronze.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of bronze.

Date:

22-23

Artist:

Roman, minted in Rome

About this artwork

The front (obverse) of this coin portrays Drusus Caesar, the son and heir of emperor Tiberius, facing left. The back (reverse) bears an inscription.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium

Artist

Ancient Roman

Title

As (Coin) Portraying Emperor Drusus

Place

Roman Empire (Artist's nationality)

Date

22 CE–23 CE

Medium

Bronze

Inscriptions

Obverse: DRVSVS CAESAR TI AVG F DIVI AVG N Reverse: PONTIF TRIBVN POTEST ITER S C

Dimensions

Diam.: 3.2 cm (1 5/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of William F. Dunham

Reference Number

1920.852

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