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Indo-Roman Gold Coin of Septimus
Title Indo-Roman Gold Coin of Septimus
Title2 Indo-Roman Gold Coin of Septimus
Museum Name Allahabad Museum, Allahabad
Gallery Name NA
Object Type Coin
Main Material Gold
Medium Gold
Manufacturing Technique Casting
Main Artist Not Known
Artist's Nationality Indo-Roman
Artist's Life Date / Bio Data No
Author NA
Country India
Provenance Not Known
Origin Place India
Find Place Not Known
Scribe Inscribed
Style Indo-Roman Style
School NA
Patron/Dynasty Indo-Roman
Period / Year of Work C. 2nd Century BCE
Inscription The coin is inscribed in Roman script.
Denomination Not Known
Mint Not Known
Weight 6.98 gm
Detailed Description This Roman gold coin may be issued during the end of 2nd Century AD may be circulated in Indian trade and commerce. Numerous hoards of Roman gold coins from the time of Augustus and emperors of the 1st and 2nd centuries CE have been uncovered in India, predominantly, but not exclusively, from southern India.
Coin Description Obverse Obverse-King face to right,Head of Ceaser,Legend on Obverse. L--SEPTSEV P II RiAVg iy P III
Coin Description Reverse Reverse-Winged human God,legend on Reverse Vic TAVG , P II COSII
Brief Description This Roman gold coin may be issued during the end of 2nd Century AD may be circulated in Indian trade and commerce.