Dupondius with bust of Antonia II, struck under Claudius

Roman
Imperial Period
about A.D. 50–54


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 17.44 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

35.255

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Antonia, right, hair in long plait at back.
ANTONIA AVGVSTA
Reverse: Togate Claudius holding simpulum.
TI.CLAVDIVS.CAESAR.AVG.P.M.TR.P.IMP.P.P
S C (left and right, low in field)

Provenance

1935, anonymous gift to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 4, 1935)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)