Quinarius with head of Augustus

Roman
Imperial Period
about 29–26 B.C.


Mint: Italy, Uncertain (Brundisium or Rome)

Dimensions

Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 1.55 gm.

Accession Number

01.5086

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Augustus.
At right; CAESAR IMPVII
Reverse: Victory draped holding wreath and palm standing on a ‘cista mystica’ between two snakes erect.
To right and left: ASIA RECEPTA

Provenance

Source Unknown

Credit Line

Source unidentified