Dupondius with head of Divus Augustus, struck under Gaius (Caligula)

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 37–41


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 15.84 gm.

Accession Number

92.30

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Divus Augustus to left, radiate.
DIVVS.AVGVSTVS left and right in field: S C
Reverse: Augustus, laureate, togate, seated, left on curule chair, holding branch in right hand and resting left hand against side.
 CONSENSV.SENAT.ET.EQ.ORDIN.P.Q.R

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Rebecca Salisbury