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Emperor: Augustus

denarius, Roman Empire, Augustus, 27 BCE, 27 BCE
Transfer from Vassar College Classics Department, 1968
Period: Roman Empire
Classification: Coin
Obverse Description: Head of Augustus, bare, r.
Reverse Description: Legend below capricorn, facing r., holding globe, attached to rudder and bearing cornucopia
Reverse Legend: AVGVSTVS
Published References v
Sutherland, Augustus 547a
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