The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Imitation of a Sestercius of Caligula
  • Attributed to Giovanni da Cavino (1500 - 1570)
  • Imitation of a Sestercius of Caligula
  • Padua, Italy
  • early 16th century
  • Medal
  • Bronze
  • Diameter: 3.9 cm
  • Inscription: 'PIETAS'
    Inscription: 'C ۰ CAESAR DIVI AVG PRON ۰ AVG ۰ P ۰ M ۰ TRP IIII PP ۰'
    Inscription: 'DIVO/AVG/S/C
  • S348
  • Smoking Room
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Further Reading
  • First recorded at Hertford House in 1890