Denarius with head of Drusus I, struck under Claudius

Roman
Imperial Period
about A.D. 41–45


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 18.5 mm. Weight: 3.68 gm. Die Axis: 9

Accession Number

67.1030

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Drusus I, laureate, left.
NEROCLAVDIVSDRVSVSGERMANICVSIMP
Reverse: Triumphal arch with equestrian statue on top facing right and flanked on each side by seated captives in front of trophies.
DE (below horse); GERM (on architrave)

Provenance

By 1967: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr. to MFA, December 13, 1967

Credit Line

Gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr.