Archaeology, Numismatics
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Augustus's coin system - Dutch National Museum of Antiquities (Rijksmuseum van Oudheden), Leiden, Netherlands
Augustus's coin system - Dutch National Museum of Antiquities (Rijksmuseum van Oudheden), Leiden, Netherlands

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Description: Augustus's coin system at the beginning of his rule - from Republic to Imperial Times. Classical Antiquity Collection: Roman epoch.

Fragment of the coin series, 21 BC. - 14 AC.
The new Augustus's coin system consists of nine different coins: aureus, golden quinarius, denarius, silver quinarius, sestertius, dupondius, shaft, semis and quadrans.

Source of information: Rijksmuseum van Oudheden (RMO), Leiden, Netherlands

Author (source) of image: Personal archive

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Augustus's coin system - Dutch National Museum of Antiquities (Rijksmuseum van Oudheden), Leiden, Netherlands

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