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

Copper as of Augustus

23 B.C.

Copper

10.40 g, 8:00, 27.5 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Henry Champion, B.A. 1860, M.A., LL.B. 1863
2001.87.5318
Culture: 
Roman
Period: 
1st century B.C.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Rome
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Henry Champion, to about 1867; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., from about 1867 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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