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Augustus (27 BC-AD 14) struck in the name of (ruler) [ULAN info: 63 B.C.-14 A.D.]

Roman Empire (state)




denarius (denomination)

Roman Imperial (Series)




weight: 2.51 g


uncertain 68 to 69


given: The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum 1969-12-02 (Filtered for: Coins and Medals)

F. Baldwin sale, Glendining 20-21 Nov. 1969, lot 50.


  1. design
    Position: reverse
    Description: Victory advancing left with round shield bearing legend VI AV
  2. inscription
    Position: reverse
    Description: SENATVS P Q ROMANVS

Catalogue ref/s

Mattingly, Harold B.
(1923-50) Coins of the Roman empire in the British Museum, vols 1-5 , London?

Mattingly, Harold B.
Sydenham, E.A.
et al.
(1923-94) The Roman Imperial Coinage , London : Spink and Son Ltd.


Accession Number

CM.300-1969 (Coins and Medals)
(Reference Number: 146652; Input Date: 2007-05-30 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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