Denarius with head of Tiberius

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 14–37


Mint: Lugdunum

Dimensions

Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 3.59 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

12.512

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Tiberius, laureate, right.
[TI CAE]SARDIVI AVGFAVGVSTVS
Reverse: Female figure (Livia as Ceres or Pax?), draped, seated, right on chair, holding branch in left hand and long sceptre in right; legs of chair ornamented; below chair, single line.
PONTIF MAXIM

Provenance

By date unknown: Joseph Clark Collection; June 6, 1912, gift of Joseph H. Clark to MFA

Credit Line

Gift of Joseph H. Clark