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Bronze sestertius of Titus

Period:
Early Imperial, Flavian
Date:
A.D. 80–81
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
3.5g (3.5g)
Classification:
Coins
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1908
Accession Number:
08.170.117
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 168
DIVO AVG VESP SPQR, deified Vespasian seated on car drawn by four elephants/IMP T CAES DIVI VESP F AVG P M TR P P P COS VIII surrounding large S C
Rome
Alexander, Christine. 1938. "Additions to the Gallery of Greek and Roman Daily Life." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 33(8): pp. 184-6.

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

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