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

Copper half-as of Augustus from Pergamum

27–23 B.C. (?)

Copper

4.33 g, 12:00, 24 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Reverend Oliver Crane, B.A. 1845
2001.87.5358
Culture: 
Roman
Period: 
1st century B.C.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Pergamum, Mysia
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Reverend Oliver Crane, to 1874; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1874–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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