Coin of Berytus with head of Claudius

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 41–54


Mint: Berytus, Syria

Dimensions

Diameter: 26 mm. Weight: 19.73 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

63.955

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins

Obverse: Head of Claudius to right.
[CL]AVDCAESARAVG.GERM.IMP
Reverse: Founder, veiled, plowing right with ox and cow.
Above: COL.IVL

Provenance

By 1963: with Spink and Son, Ltd., 5-7 King Street, St. James's, London, S.W. 1, England; purchased by MFA from Spink and Son, Ltd., June 5, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour