Tetradrachm of Alexandria with bust of Claudius II Gothicus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 268–269


Mint: Egypt, Alexandria

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 9.76 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

32.1060

Medium or Technique

Billon

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, cuirassed bust of Claudius Gothicus to right, wearing paludamentum.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Dikaiosyne seated left, holding scales in right hand and cornucopiae in left
In left field, Greek letters (Year = 2).

Credit Line

Storer Collection