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Coin - As, Emperor Domitian, Ancient Roman Empire, 87 AD Numismatics Reg. No: NU 22669

Summary:
Copper As struck during the reign of the Emperor Domitian, Ancient Roman Empire, in 87 AD. Minted by Rome. Domitian was Consul for the 13th time (COS XIII on this coin) in 87 AD and for the 14th time from 1 Jan 88. The production of the coin therefore belongs in 87 AD.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 27 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 10.926 g (Weight)

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Themes this item is part of: Eugene von Guerard Collection, Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: Ancient Roman Empire
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
DateEra: 87 AD
Denomination: As
Obverse Description: Laureate head of Domitian facing right; around, IMP CAES DOMIT AVG GERM COS XIII CENS PER P P
Reverse Description: Moneta standing facing left holding scales in her right hand and resting a cornucopiae in her left arm; in field divided by figure, S C; around, MONETA AVGVSTI
Edge Description: Plain
Shape: off-round
Material: Copper
Issued By: Emperor Domitian - Ancient Roman Empire, Ancient Roman Empire
Mint: Rome (Mint), Ancient Roman Empire
Person Depicted: Emperor Domitian - Ancient Roman Empire, Ancient Roman Empire
Deity Depicted: Moneta (Ancient deity), Ancient Roman Empire
References: RIC.354 b
Bibliography:
  1. [Book], Edward Sydenham, Harold Mattingly - British Museum Coins and Medals, The Roman Imperial Coinage, Spink & Son Ltd., London, 1972, 198 Pages
  2. [Catalogue] Pullin, Ruth. 2011. Nature Revealed: Eugene von Guerard.

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