Dupondius with bust of Domitian

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 84


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 28 mm. Weight: 11.63 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

1998.545

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Radiate bust right, aegis on left shoulder.
IMPCAESDOMITIANAVGGERMCOSX
Reverse: Annona seated to right looking toward small figure. Ship in distance.
ANNONA AVG in ex.: SC

Provenance

By date unknown: with A. H. Baldwin & Sons, Ltd., 3 Robert Street, Adelphi, London, W.C. 2; purchased by Cornelius C. Vermeule III from A. H. Baldwin & Sons, Ltd., October 1953; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, December 16, 1998

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III