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ID:     21030
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Ancient Imitations
Issuer:     Imitative of Tiberius
Date Ruled:     A.D. 14-37
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Cast imitative denarius
Struck / Cast:     cast
Diameter:     18.6 mm
Weight:     2.683 g
Die Axis:     7.5 h
Obverse Legend:     TI CAESAR DIVI AVG F AVGVSTVS
Obverse Description:     Laureate head right
Reverse Legend:     PONTIF MAXIM
Reverse Description:     Livia seated right holding scepter and branch, legs on chair ornamented, feet on footstool
Primary Reference:     RIC 030 cf.
Reference2:     RSC 016a cf.
Reference3:     SRCV 1763 (official Lugdunum)
Photograph Credit:     FORUM ANCIENT COINS
Source:     http://www.forumancientcoins.com/catalog/roman-and-greek-coins.asp?zpg=20151
Notes:     Part of a hoard of nearly 175 Tiberius and Augustus denarii reportedly found in India. Imitations, such as this coin, were produced in India, and used for local trade. Some of these imitations appear to have be struck, some cast. This coin was cast.