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Maker(s):

Augustus (27BC-14AD); ruler; 63 B.C.-14 A.D.
Lugdunum; mint
Lyons; mint

Category:

coin

Name(s):

Roman Imperial; Series
denarius; denomination

Date:

9 B.C. 8 B.C.

Production
Place (legacy):

Lyons, mint, place

Material:

silver

Dimension(s):

image(height), 18, mm
image(width), 18, mm
weight, 3.73, g
die axis, 50, degrees

Acquisition:

bought; 1960; H.M. Treasury

Provenance:

Lakenheath Hoard 23 November 1959, bought through Treasure Trove from the finder, Lady Grace Briscoe.

Inscription(s):

design; obverse; Laureate head of Augustus r.; around, AVGVSTVS DIVI F
design; reverse; Gaius and Lucius Caesar; on l. and r., togate and resting hands on shields; behind each shield a spear; above on l., simpulumr; and lituus l.; around, C L CAESARES AVGVSTI F COS DESIG PRINC IVVENT

Alternative
Number(s):

RIC; I, 55.207
ordering; IA-0420

Documentation:

Briscoe, Lady Grace. Carson, R.A.G.. Dolley, R.H.M.. 1960. An Icenian Coin Hoard from Lakenheath, Suffolk.London: British Numismatic Society
Source Title: The British Numismatic Journal 29 (1958-1959) : 215-219

Accession:

Object Number: CM.580-1960
(Coins and Medals)
(record id: 111095; input: 2004-08-05; modified: 2016-08-03)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/111095



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