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Aureus (Coin) Portraying Emperor Claudius

A work made of gold.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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Date:

AD 50/54

Artist:

Roman

About this artwork

Obverse: Claudius head to right
Reverse: Agrippina bust to right

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Ancient and Byzantine Art

Culture

Ancient Roman

Title

Aureus (Coin) Portraying Emperor Claudius

Origin

Rome

Date

50 AD–54 AD

Medium

Gold

Inscriptions

Obverse: TI CLAVD CAESAR AVG GERM TRIB POT P P Reverse: AGRIPPINAE AVGVSTAE

Dimensions

Diam. 1.9 cm; 7.67 g

Credit Line

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson

Reference Number

1922.4861

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