Denarius (Coin) Portraying Emperor Augustus

A work made of silver.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of silver.

Date:

about 2 BC/AD 4

Artist:

Roman; minted in Lugdunum (now Lyon, France)

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Ancient and Byzantine Art

Artist

Ancient Roman

Title

Denarius (Coin) Portraying Emperor Augustus

Origin

Italy

Date

2 BC–4 AD

Medium

Silver

Dimensions

Diam. 2 cm; 3.90 g

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Nelson Pelouze

Reference Number

1923.1253

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