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Ruler: Caligula, Emperor of the Rome, A.D. 12–41, ruled 37–41
Mint: Rome
Artist: Unknown
Honorand: Agrippina the Elder, ca. 14 B.C.–A.D. 33

Sestertius of C. Caesar Augustus Germanicus (“Caligula”), Emperor of Rome from Rome

37–38

Orichalcum

26.83 g, 6:00, 38 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001
2001.87.1777
Geography: 
Made in Rome, Italy
Culture: 
Roman
Period: 
1st century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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