Plated Denarius or copy of a silver coin of Claudius struck in 44 AD, Ancient Roman Empire. Mint not recorded. This coin came into the collection in 1880, at that time its authenticity was doubted.
Laureate head of Claudius facing right; around, TI CLAVD CAESAR AVG PM TR P IIII
Winged Pax-Nemesis advancing to right pointing winged cadeucius at snake on ground; around, PACI AVGVSTAE
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 15 Mar 1976
Type of item
18 mm (Outside Diameter), 3.65 g (Weight)
cf RIC.28 (1984 edition) (RIC.29 1923 edition)
[Book] Sutherland, C.H.V. 1984. The Roman Imperial Coinage. I., 123 Pages
[Catalogue] Pullin, Ruth. 2011. Nature Revealed: Eugene von Guerard.