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Münzkabinett Antike Römische Kaiserzeit [18202632]

Caligula

https://ikmk.smb.museum/mk-edit/images/n2/2699/vs_org.jpg (Münzkabinett, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin - Stiftung Preußischer Kulturbesitz CC BY-NC-SA)
Provenance/Rights: Münzkabinett, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin - Stiftung Preußischer Kulturbesitz / Lutz-Jürgen Lübke (Lübke und Wiedemann) (CC BY-NC-SA)

Description

Vorderseite: "C CAESAR AVG PON M TR POT III COS III" - Kopf des Caligula mit Lorbeerkranz nach r.
Rückseite: "DIVVS AVG PATER PATRIAE" - Kopf des Augustus mit Strahlenkrone nach r.

Die Münzen mit Lorbeerkranz werden im RIC I² Rom zugewiesen, jene ohne Lyon. - Mit der Rs. der Münze ehrt Caligula seinen Urgroßvater Augustus, den die Strahlenkrone als divinisiert ausweist.

Material/Technique

Silber, geprägt

Measurements

19 mm, 3.79 g, 5 h

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Object from: Münzkabinett

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