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Bronze sestertius of Gaius (Caligula)

Period:
Early Imperial, Julio-Claudian
Date:
A.D. 37–38
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Diam.: 1 5/16 in. (3.3 cm)
Classification:
Coins
Credit Line:
Gift of Joseph H. Durkee, 1899
Accession Number:
99.35.448
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 166
C CAESAR AVG GERMANICVS PON M TR POT, head of emperor/S P Q R P P OB CIVES SERVATOS in oak wreath
Rome
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