Coin Issued by Roman Procurator Marcus Ambivulus

Description

Coin during the reign of Roman Procurator Augustus (Marcus Ambibulus), showing ear of barley within an inscription on the obverse; the reverse depicts a palm tree, with two branches, with a date mark across the trunk.

Physical Description

1 coin : bronze ; 2 cm. in diam.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. Creation Date: Unknown.

Context

This physical object is part of the collection entitled: Abilene Library Consortium and one other and was provided by Abilene Christian University Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 43 times . More information about this object can be viewed below.

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Description

Coin during the reign of Roman Procurator Augustus (Marcus Ambibulus), showing ear of barley within an inscription on the obverse; the reverse depicts a palm tree, with two branches, with a date mark across the trunk.

Physical Description

1 coin : bronze ; 2 cm. in diam.

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Identifier

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  • Accession or Local Control No: 8_ANCIENT_JEWISH_Augustus_acu_coin_sleeve1_row5_space2
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth637281

Collections

This object is part of the following collections of related materials.

Abilene Library Consortium

Featuring thousands of newspapers, photographs, sound recordings, technical drawings, and much more, this diverse collection tells the story of Texas through the preservation and exhibition of valuable resources.

ACU Ancient Coins Collection

This collection, donated to Abilene Christian University by Warren L. Hutchinson in 1980, consists of forty-four ancient coins from the Mediterranean and the Near East. The coins range in date from the 3rd century B. C. to the 6th century A. D.

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Dates

  • This object's creation, acceptance, or submission date is unknown.

Start & End Dates

  • 0009 - 0012

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Sept. 9, 2015, 7:06 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Dec. 8, 2015, 3:05 p.m.

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Coin Issued by Roman Procurator Marcus Ambivulus, physical object, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth637281/: accessed December 16, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Abilene Christian University Library.