Antoninianus with bust of Hostilian, struck under Trajan II Decius

Roman
Imperial Period
about A.D. 251


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 3.52 gm.

Accession Number

92.149

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Hostilian, radiate, draped, cuirassed, right. CVALENSHOSTILMESQVINTVSNC
Reverse: Hostilian in military dress standing left, holding military standard in right hand and spear (with no point) in left.
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Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Rebecca Salisbury