Denarius with head of Augustus
about 20–19 B.C.
Mint: Spain, Uncertain (Colonia Patricia?)
Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 3.8 gm. Die Axis: 6
Medium or Technique
Michael C. Ruettgers Gallery for Ancient Coins (Gallery 212C)
Obverse: Head of Augustus, laureate, to right.
Reverse: On altar: FORT.RED./ CAES.AVG/ S.P.Q.R.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1895: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 29,857.37 (this figure is the total price for MFA 95.9-95.174)
Catharine Page Perkins Fund