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As (Coin) Portraying Emperor Claudius

A work made of bronze.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of bronze.

Date:

41-54

Artist:

Roman, minted in Rome

About this artwork

The front (obverse) of this coin portrays the emperor Claudius, facing left. On the back (reverse), the goddess Minerva is depicted hurling a javelin.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium

Artist

Ancient Roman

Title

As (Coin) Portraying Emperor Claudius

Origin

Rome

Date

41 CE–54 CE

Medium

Bronze

Inscriptions

Obverse: TI CLAVDIVS CAESAR AVG P M TR P IMP Reverse: S C

Dimensions

Diam. 2.9 cm; 8.74 g

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Nelson Pelouze

Reference Number

1923.1303

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