Denarius with head of Augustus

Roman
Imperial Period
11–10 B.C.


Mint: Lugdunum

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 3.87 gm.

Accession Number

10.571

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Augustus, bare, right.
AVGVSTVS (left down) DIVI F (right up)
Reverse: Bull butting left, right forefoot raised, lashing his tail.
In exergue: IMP.XII

Provenance

By date unknown: Anonymous Private Collection; Anonymous gift to MFA, December 22, 1910

Credit Line

Anonymous gift