Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Vesta and Vestals
Single figure
PORTRAITS
Rulers
Ancient Roman empresses, women of imperial families, and imperial loversJulia Augusta
Further details
Cast medal; the piece is loosely based on a denarius of Sabina Augusta; inscription obverse: IVLIA IMP. T. AVG. F. AVGVSTA; inscription on reverse, in exergue: VESTA; in field: S C
ARTIST/CREATOR
Anonymous
DATE
16th century
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
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RELATIONS
British Museum (Roman original)
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Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
Contact
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