Octavian and Divus Julius Caesar; AE Dupondius
Description: Octavian and Divus Julius Caesar. AE Dupondius, uncertain Southern Italian mint, 38 BC. Bare head of Octavian right / Wreathed head of Divus Julius Caesar right.
Diameter: AE28 mm
Weight: 16,36 g
Attribution: Crawford 535/1; CRI 308; Sydenham 1335
Commentary: rare; grey patina, weak details, dimple on reverse
History: Octavian probably never used his cognomen Octavianus after his adoption by the will of Julius Caesar.
Article Number: 062-07-05-44493