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Ruler: Augustus, Emperor of Rome, 63 B.C.–A.D. 14, ruled 27 B.C.–A.D. 14
Magistrate: Lamia
Magistrate: Silius
Magistrate: Annius
Mint: Rome
Artist: Unknown

Copper quadrans of Augustus

ca. 9 B.C.

Copper

2.91 g, 1:00, 17 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Dr. Jonathan Edwards, Jr., B.A. 1863
2001.87.5329
Culture: 
Roman
Period: 
1st century B.C.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Rome
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Dr. Jonathan Edwards, Jr., to 1887; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1887–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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