Coin of Colonia Iulia Pia Paterna (Clypea?) with head of Tiberius, struck under P. Cornelius Dolabella and P. Gavius Casca

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 23


Mint: Africa, Colonia Iulia Pia Paterna (Clypea?)

Dimensions

Diameter: 41.5 mm. Weight: 42.38 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

1983.173

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Tiberius to left.
TICAEDIVIAVG F.AVG.IMP.VIIICOSIIII
Reverse: Mercury seated left on rock, caduceus in right hand. PERMISPDOLABELLAEPRO COSCP [(alien letters )]
In field: C/I P
Repaired, with alien piece (?), below head.
Reverse doublestruck.

Provenance

By 1983: with Jeffrey Spier, P.O. Box 1082, Radio City Station, New York, N.Y. 10101; purchased by MFA from Jeffrey Spier, April 13, 1983

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour