Sestertius

Augustus, Roman Imperial, Lugdunum, Gaul, Roman Empire

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after 40 BCE

Bronze

Overall: 1 3/16 in. (30 mm)

Weight: 15 g

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Arthur Fairbanks, Class of 1886, in memory of his father, Henry Fairbanks, Class of 1853

27.1.29282

Geography/Culture

Europe, France

Period

1000 BCE-1 CE

Object Name

Coin

Classification

Numismatics: Greek and Roman

Not on view

Inscription

Obverse: Laureate head of Caesar (right) Reverse: Bare head of Augustus right.

Provenance

Arthur Fairbanks (1864-1944), Class of 1886; given to present collection, 1927.

Old Number

hn 182

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