Octavian as Augustus 27BC-14AD Cistophoric Tetradrachm in Very Fine (VF) Condition


This rare Cistophoric Tetradrachm, minted during the reign of Octavian as Augustus from 27 BC to 14 AD, is a remarkable numismatic treasure. The obverse of the coin features a finely detailed portrait of Augustus, the first Roman Emperor, capturing the essence of his authoritative yet subtle demeanor. The reverse showcases symbolic imagery.

In Very Fine (VF) condition, this coin exhibits well-preserved details despite its age, with discernible features and minimal wear. The Cistophoric Tetradrachm, known for its distinctive weight standard and association with Augustan reforms, adds historical depth to any collection. This exemplar not only serves as a testament to the craftsmanship of ancient Roman minting but also stands as a testament to the enduring legacy of Augustus in the annals of numismatic history. A rare find for enthusiasts and collectors alike, this coin offers a tangible connection to the fascinating era of Octavian’s transformation into Augustus, marking a pivotal moment in the Roman Empire’s history.

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