Archaeology, Numismatics
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Coins and adornments from the Roman era
Coins and adornments from the Roman era

uploaded by: Daneliya

Description: 1. Germanicus Julius Caesar – bronze coin

Germanicus (Nero Claudius Drusus  Germanicus), as, 40-41

GERMANICVS CAESAR TI AVG F DM AVG N
Beardless bust to left.
Bronze, 10,386g, 27,5/26,8 mm
Inv. CdN 32582   bis/28


2. Bust of Agrippina Elder (Vipsania Agrippina), granddaughter of Augustus, Germanicus's widow and mother of Caligula, draped profile to right.

Agrippina the Elder: Born in Athens, Greece in 14 BC - Died in 33 AC.

Italy, prase (buildup on gold ring modern), c. 20
Inv. 20510

Museum of Art and History (Musée d'Art et d'Histoire) - MAHG, Geneva, Switzerland

Source of information: MAHG

photo - personal archive

View more:
http://www.ville-ge.ch/mah/

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Germanicus

http://www.noctes-gallicanae.fr/Rome/a_germanicus.htm

http://www.ancientcoins.ca/RIC/RIC1/RIC1_Caligula.htm

http://www.roman-emperors.org/germanicus.htm

http://ancienthistory.about.com/od/emperors/ig/12-Caesars/

http://www.time-lines.co.uk/germanicus-coins-21999-0.html

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Agrippina_the_Elder

http://www.thelatinlibrary.com/caligula/Biographies.pdf

http://www.roman-emperors.org/aggiei.htm

http://ancienthistory.about.com/od/agrippinaelder/g/AgrippinaElder.htm

http://www.s9.com/Biography/Agrippina-The-Elder

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Coins and adornments from the Roman era

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Anonymous 2016-05-28 10:32:28

You've got it in one. Co'ulndt have put it better.