Sestertius with triumphal quadriga, struck under Tiberius

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 36–37


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 35 mm. Weight: 28.25 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

1998.467

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Driverless quadriga; trophy and Victories (?) on side.
Reverse: in center: SC (large); around: TICAESARDIVIAVGFAVGVSTPMTRPOTXXXIIX

Provenance

By date unknown: Dr. La Salle Archambault Collection; by 1937: with Stack's, 32 W. 46th Street, New York, NY; 1941: purchased from Stack's by Cornelius C. Vermeule III; 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