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Gold aureus of Claudius

Period:
Early Imperial, Julio-Claudian
Date:
A.D. 41–42
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
7.7g (7.7g)
Classification:
Coins
Credit Line:
Gift of Joseph H. Durkee, 1899
Accession Number:
99.35.138
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 166
TI CLAVD CAESAR AVG P M TR P IIII, head of emperor/PACI AVGVSTAE, winged goddess with caduceus pointing at snake
Alexander, Christine. 1938. "Additions to the Gallery of Greek and Roman Daily Life." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 33(8): pp. 184ff..

American Journal of Archaeology. 1942. "Archaeological News and Discussions." American Journal of Archaeology, 46(1): p. 140.

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