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Bronze sestertius of Trebonianus Gallus

Period:
Late Imperial
Date:
A.D. 251–253
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H.: 1 1/16 in. (2.7 cm)
Classification:
Coins
Credit Line:
Gift of William M. Laffan, 1905
Accession Number:
05.47
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 169
IMP. CAES. C. VIBIVS TREBONIANVS GALLVS AVG., bust of emperor/IVNONI MARTIALI | S C, tetrastyle temple with seated figure of Juno
Rome
Inscription: Obv. IMP CAE C VIBIVS TREBONIANVS GALLVS AVG
Rev. IVVONI MARTIALI
Fitz Gerald, C. M. 1905. "Accessions by Purchase, July-October: Bronze Statue of Trebonianus Gallus." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1(1): p. 13.

Mattingly, Harold. 1949. Roman Imperial Coinage. Gordian III–Uranius Antoninus (238–253), Vol. 4 pt. 3. no. 112, London: Spink.

Picón, Carlos A. 2007. Art of the Classical World in the Metropolitan Museum of Art: Greece, Cyprus, Etruria, Rome no. 472, pp. 403, 498, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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