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Roman Imperial: Claudius I (41-54 AD)


Claudius, AR Denarius, 41-42, Rome
TI CLAVD CAESAR AVG GERM P M TR P
Laureate head right
CONSTANTIAE-AVGVSTI
Constantia seated left on curule chair, feet on stool, right hand raised
18mm x 19mm, 3.50g
RIC I, 14 (R)


Nero Claudius Drusus, Orichalcum Sestertius c.50-54, Rome
NERO CLAVDIVS DRVSVS GERMANICVS IMP
Bare head of Nero Claudius Drusus left
TI CLAVDIVS CAESAR AVG P M TR P IMP P P
Claudius, bear-headed and togate, seated left on curule bench, branch upward in right hand, miscellaneous arms and armor lying below
S C in exergue
33mm x 34mm, 23.74g
RIC I, 109 (Claudius) (S)

Consignor notes: Fine. Light surface scratches, some smoothing.


Claudius, AE As, c.46-54, Rome
TI CLAVDIVS CAESAR AVG P M TR P IMP P P
Bare head left
CONSTANTIAE-AVGVSTI
Constantia, helmeted, in military dress, standing facing, head left, right hand raised, spear in left
S | C across fields
29mm x 31mm, 11.23g
RIC I, 111 (C)


Claudius, AE As, c.46-54, British Imitation (?) of Rome mint
TI CLAVDIVS CAESAR AVG P M TR P IMP P P
Bare head left
LIBERTAS-AVGSTA (sic)
Libertas standing facing, head right, pileus in right hand, left hand extended
S | C across fields
26mm x 27mm, 8.49g
RIC I, 113 for type


Claudius, AE As, c.50-54, Rome
TI CLAVDIVS CAESAR AVG P M TR P IMP P P
Bare head left
(No legend)
Minerva, helmeted, draped, advancing right, hurling javelin with right hand, round shield on left arm
S | C across fields
28mm x 31mm, 12.06g
RIC I, 116 (C)

Consignor notes: Fine. Mottled patina, slightly grainy bust still good eye appeal.


Claudius, AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm, 41-42, Ephesus
TI CLAVD-CAES . AVG
Bare head left
DIAN | EPHE
Tetrastyle temple containing statue of Diana Ephesia standing facing, polos on head, fillets hanging from wrists, pediment decorated with shield and statues
25mm x 26mm, 10.65g
RIC I, 118 (R)

RIC Footnote on p. 130 - "Perhaps c.AD 41-2, after Claudius' accession. The obv. portrait is of remarkable power."