Denarius Issued by Augustus: (reverse) Eight-rayed Comet of Julius Caesar with Tail (sidus Iulium)

Denarius Issued by Augustus: (reverse) Eight-rayed Comet of Julius Caesar with Tail (sidus Iulium)

Denarius Issued by Augustus: (reverse) Eight-rayed Comet of Julius Caesar with Tail (sidus Iulium)

Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Diam. 2 cm
Context:
Minted in Caesaraugusta, Lusitania, Colonia Patricia (Cordoba, Spain), RIC I (second edition) Augustus 37B
Date:
ca. 19–18 BCE
Inventory Number:
1944.100.39033
Lender:
American Numismatic Society
Credit:
Courtesy of The American Numismatic Society
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