Aureus with head of Augustus

Roman or modern (?)
Imperial Period or modern (?)
about 27–20 B.C. (?)


Mint: Pergamum (?)

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 8.02 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

00.283

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Augustus, laureate, to left.
CAESAR
Reverse: Cow walking to right.
 AVGVSTVS

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; March 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund