Antoninianus with bust of Aurelian

Roman
Imperial Period
about A.D. 271–274


Mint: Mediolanum

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 3.36 gm.

Accession Number

92.186

Medium or Technique

Billon

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Aurelian, radiate, cuirassed, right.
IMPAVRELIANVSAVG
Reverse: Female figure standing right, presenting wreath to Aurelian standing left, holding vertical spear in left hand.
REST[ITVTORIE]NTIS In ex.: P

Provenance

By 1892: Miss Rebecca Salisbury Collection; bequest of Miss Rebecca Salisbury to MFA, Jan. 6, 1892

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Rebecca Salisbury