Sestertius with temple of Concordia, struck under Tiberius

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 36–37


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 36 mm. Weight: 27.23 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

1998.592

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Front view of temple with six columns, central shrine with statue of Concordia and group of seven figures above pediment. Podium of five steps with Hercules and Mercury at right and left. Wings of temple at left and right on top of which stands a Victory.
Reverse: SC in center; around: TICAESARDIVIAVGF[AVGVSTPMTRP]XXXIIX

Provenance

By 1950: with Feuardent; probably in 1950: purchased from Feuardent by Cornelius C. Vermeule III; 1998 year-end gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA

Credit Line

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