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

1 As of Augustus, Emperor of Rome from Rome

7 B.C.

Copper

11.88 g, 7:00, 27.5 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Bequest of Thomas H. Johns, B.A. 1818
2001.87.5341
Geography: 
Made in Rome
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Roman
Period: 
1st century B.C.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Thomas H. Johns, to about 1854; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., from about 1854 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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.