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

Billon tetradrachm of Augustus, Alexandria

30–27 B.C.

Billon

7.85 g, 12:00, 21 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Bequest of Professor Eduard Thraemer
2001.87.4473
Culture: 
Greek
Period: 
1st century B.C
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Alexandria
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Professor Eduard Thraemer, Strasbourg, present–day France, to 1916; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1916–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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