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Sestertius

Object Number:29-126-940
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Imperial Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Rome (Italy)
Maker: Vespasian
Period: Vespasian
Date Made: 69-79 AD
Early Date: 69
Late Date: 79
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Head
Pax
Branch
Cornucopia
Inscription Language:Latin
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1929

Description

Vespasian AE sestertius IMPCAESVESPAS AVGPMTRP PPCOSIII Head r., laur. PAX] AVGVSTI Pax stg. l. holds branch and cornucopiae; S C

Bibliography:

[Book] Sydenham, Edward A., and Mattingly, Harold. 1923. The Roman Imperial Coinage. v. 2. Vespasian to Hadrian.. London. Spink & Son. Vol. 2. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 69, no. 4371View Objects related to this Type Citation

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