Roman Coin Denominations:

Relative Sizes and Values

Coins of Imperial Rome from Augustus to Caracalla

Source: David Van Meter (2000). The Handbook of Roman Imperial Coins. Laurion Press.
Photos of Quadrans and Aureus courtesy of Michael Moriarity at Photo of Quinarius courtesy of Classical Numismatic Group.

For complete table of Roman coins and their contemporary values check out this site

For an essay on the evolution [or deevolution] of Roman denominations, go to Doug Smith's site.

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