Silver denarius, Roman; 19-18 BC; Spain; AR1-28

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Randolph College Department of Biology Natural History Collections

Name/Title

Silver denarius, Roman

About this object

Silver Denarius
Augustus
19-18 BC
Cordoba, Spain
Diameter: 18mm
Die Axis: 10 o'clock
Obverse: Head of Augustus, facing right. No inscription
Reverse: Oak trees either side of a shield inscribed CL.V Inscr.: CAESAR.AVGVSTVS.S.P.Q.R.
Condition: Easily readable. Reverse is off-struck with cut at the top.

Date Made

19-18 BC

Period

Augustus

Place Made

Spain

Place Notes

Cordoba

Subject and Association Keywords

Augustus

Subject and Association Keywords

Shield

Subject and Association Description

Augustus

Medium and Materials

Silver alloy

Style and Iconography

Head of Augustus (obverse)

Style and Iconography

Clipeus Votivus (reverse)

Technique

Struck

Measurements

18mm (diameter)

Object Type

Coin

Object number

AR1-28

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