Divine Julius; Saragozza; 3.3

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The Phillips Museum of Art, Franklin & Marshall College

Name/Title

Divine Julius

About this object

Obverse:
Denarius coin (silver)
Head of Caesar wearing a corona civica (civic crown), facing right.
"CAES(ar)"
"(av)GVSTVS"

Reverse:
Caesar's comet with eight rays.
"IVVS"
"IVLIVS"

Period

Roman Republic (509-27 B.C.)

Place Made

Saragozza

Place Notes

Also known as Zaragoza. City in Spain.

Subject and Association Keywords

Caesar

Subject and Association Keywords

Augustus

Subject and Association Keywords

comet

Subject and Association Keywords

corona civica

Medium and Materials

Silver

Technique

hand struck

Collection

John Z. Miller

Object Type

coin

Object number

3.3

Copyright Licence  

Public Domain - No rights reserved - no known copyright restrictions No rights reserved - no known copyright restrictions

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