Coin

Claudius I
Roman Imperial
Roman Empire

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141

Bronze

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

Weight: 9.3 g

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

27.1.29284

Geography

Place Made: Italy, Europe

Period

1-500

Object Name

Coin

Research Area

Numismatics: Greek and Roman

Not on view

Inscriptions

Obverse: Bare head of Claudius left; T*I* C*L*A*U*DIUS CAESAR AVG PM TR P IMP Reverse: Helmeted and draped Minerva advancing right, brandishing javelin in right hand and holding round shield on left arm; S C large, left and right, low in field

Provenance

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

Catalogue Raisonne

BMC, Vol. I: no. 149, pl. 35/4

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