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Coin Depicting a Toga, Tunic and Wreath

A work made of silver.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of silver.

Date:

about 18 BCE

Artist:

Roman, minted in Spain

About this artwork

The front of this coin depicts a toga, tunic and wreath; symbols of the Roman empire.

On the back, a type of four-horse chariot called a quadriga is depicted.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium

Artist

Ancient Roman

Title

Coin Depicting a Toga, Tunic and Wreath

Origin

Roman Empire

Date

18 BCE

Medium

Silver

Inscriptions

Obverse: SPQR PARENT CONS SVO Reverse: CAESARI AVGVSTO

Dimensions

Diam. 1.9 cm; 3.87 g

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Nelson Pelouze

Reference Number

1923.1266

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