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Coin Portraying Emperor Tetricus II

A work made of silvered bronze.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of silvered bronze.

Date:

271-274

Artist:

Roman

About this artwork

The front (obverse) of this coin portrays the emperor Tetricus. On the back (reverse) an unidentified figure is depicted standing.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium

Culture

Ancient Roman

Title

Coin Portraying Emperor Tetricus II

Origin

Roman Empire

Date

271 CE–274 CE

Medium

Silvered bronze

Inscriptions

Obverse: ...RICVS CAE... Reverse: ...LICA

Dimensions

Diam. 1.8 cm; 2.74 g

Credit Line

Gift of William F. Dunham

Reference Number

1920.2739

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