As with head of Claudius

Roman
Imperial Period
about A.D. 50–54


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 29 mm. Weight: 11.09 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

98.1139

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Claudius, bare, left.
TI.CLAVDIVS.CAESAR.AVG.P.M.TR.P.IMP.P.P
Reverse: Libertas, draped, standing facing, head turned to right, holding pileus in right hand and extending left.
LIBERTAS AVGVSTA in field: S C

Provenance

By 1898: Boston Numismatic Society Collection; gift of Boston Numismatic Society to MFA, November 1898

Credit Line

Gift of the Boston Numismatic Society