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Denarius (Coin) Portraying Emperor Titus

A work made of silver.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of silver.

Date:

AD 72/73

Artist:

Roman

About this artwork

Obverse: Head of Titus to right, laureate
Reverse: Neptune stands to left, foot on globe, holding acrostolium and trident

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Ancient and Byzantine Art

Culture

Ancient Roman

Title

Denarius (Coin) Portraying Emperor Titus

Origin

Rome

Date

72 AD–73 AD

Medium

Silver

Inscriptions

OB: (CAES) IMP VESP PON TR POT REV: NEP RED

Dimensions

Diam. 1.9 cm; 3.47 g

Credit Line

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson

Reference Number

1922.4868

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