Dupondius

Agrippa, Augustus, Roman Imperial, Gaul, Roman Empire

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27 BCE-14 CE

Bronze

Overall: 1 in. (2.6 cm)

Weight: 4 9/16 in. (11.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Hood Museum of Art Acquisitions Fund

2010.3.1

Geography/Culture

Europe, France

Object Name

Coin

Classification

Numismatics: Greek and Roman

Not on view

Inscription

Obv: Head of Agrippa facing left, wearing rostral crown, and head of Augustus facing right, wearing oak wreath, back to back; rev: Crocodile standing facing right, chained to palm tree COL (at left) NEM (at right)

Course History

LAT 15, Literature of Rome, Simone Oppen, Fall 2019

HUM 3.02, Two Empires under the Sun, Roberta Stewart and Gil Raz, Spring 2019

LAT 01, Introductory Latin, Jenny Lynn, Winter 2019

LAT 01, Introductory Latin, Scott Arcenas, Winter 2019

LAT 01, Introductory Latin, Bryce Walker, Winter 2019

LAT 01, Introductory Latin, Margaretha Kramer, Winter 2019

Provenance

Gemini Numismatics Auctions, LLC, Chicago, Illinois; sold to present collection, 2010.

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