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Numismatics
Ruler: Augustus, Emperor of Rome, 63 B.C.–A.D. 14, ruled 27 B.C.–A.D. 14
Mint: Lugdunum
Artist: Unknown

Dupondius of Augustus, Emperor of Rome from Lugdunum

9–14

Orichalcum

12.67 g, 12:00, 27.5 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001
2001.87.2804
Geography: 
Made in Lugdunum, Gaul
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Roman
Period: 
1st century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Lisa R. Brody and Gail Hoffman, eds., Roman in the Provinces: Art on the Periphery of Empire (Chestnut Hill, Mass.: McMullen Museum of Art, 2014), 346, plate 185.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.