Denarius with head of Augustus
about 17 B.C.
Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 3.59 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Within wreath: youthful head of Augustus, bare, right.
Below head: CA ES AR
Reverse: Within a wreath in which are woven two bucrania and three paterae: candelabrum ornamented with a ram’s head right and left.
Left and right of candelabrum: AVG VST
Bequest of Miss Rebecca Salisbury