Aureus with head of Tiberius

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 14–37


Mint: Lugdunum

Dimensions

Diameter: 19.5 mm. Weight: 7.61 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

1973.639

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate bust of Tiberius, to right.
TICAESARDIVI AVGFAVGVSTVS
Reverse: Livia (as Pax) seated right, branch in left hand, long scepter in right.
Legs of chair ornamented, single line below.
PONTIF MAXIM

Provenance

By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, December 12, 1973; reassigned to the Theodora Wilbour Fund in Memory of Zoë Wilbour, 10/12/1977

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour