Quadrans - Tiberius ROM ET AVG; altar of Gauls

Quadrans - Tiberius (ROM ET AVG; altar of  Gauls) - obverseQuadrans - Tiberius (ROM ET AVG; altar of  Gauls) - reverse

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Features

Issuer Roman Empire (Rome)
Emperor Tiberius (14-37)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 14-21
Value Quadrans = 1⁄4 As = 1⁄64 Denarius
Currency Denarius, Reform of Augustus (27 BC – AD 215)
Composition Bronze
Weight 3.9 g
Diameter 19 mm
Shape Round (irregular)
Technique Hammered
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 247279
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References RIC I# 32,
Harold Mattingly, Edward Allen Sydenham, Carol Humphrey Vivian Sutherland, Robert A. G. Carson; 1984. The Roman Imperial Coinage / Volume 1. Augustus – Vitellius (31 BC–AD 69) (1923 revised edition). Spink & Son, London, United Kingdom.
OCRE# ric.1(2).tib.32
Online Coins of the Roman Empire (http://numismatics.org/ocre/)

Obverse

Head of Tiberius, right, bare.

Lettering: TI CAESAR DIVI AVG F AVGVSTVS

Translation:
Tiberius Caesar Divi Augusti Filius Augustus.
Tiberius Caesar, son of divine Augustus, emperor (Augustus).

Reverse

Altar of the three Gauls in Lugdunum, flanked by Victory holding wreath on column on each side, front decorated with corona civica flanked by nude male on each side.

Lettering: ROM ET AVG

Translation:
Romae et Augusto.
To Rome and the emperor (Augustus).

Mint

Lugdunum, Gaul, modern-day Lyons, France (15 BC–AD 78; 196–197; 274-413)

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (14-21) 

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