Quadrans struck in the period 5 January 42 AD to 31 December 42 AD, Ancient Roman Empire. Minted by Rome. The use of the modius on the obverse of this issue is thought to relate to distribution of corn to the citizens.
A three-legged modius; around, TI CLAVDIVS CAESAR AVG
At centre, S . C; around, PON M TR P IMP P P COS II
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 15 Mar 1976
Type of item
17 mm (Outside Diameter), 2.378 g (Weight)
RIC.90 (1984 edition) (RIC.72 1923 edition)
[Book] Sutherland, C.H.V. 1984. The Roman Imperial Coinage. I., 118, 126 Pages
[Catalogue] Pullin, Ruth. 2011. Nature Revealed: Eugene von Guerard.