Denarius with head of Augustus

Roman
Imperial Period
about 17 B.C.


Mint: Uncertain

Dimensions

Diameter: 17.5 mm. Weight: 3.22 gm.

Accession Number

00.744

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Augustus to the right, the whole in an oak wreath.
CA ES AR
Reverse: Large, ornamental candelabrum in a wreath of flowers, bucrania and paterae.
To left and right of candelabrum: AVG VST

Credit Line

Source unidentified