Antoninianus with head of Quintillus

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 270


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 2.00 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

88.1062

Medium or Technique

Billon

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins

Obverse: Head of Quintillius, radiate and draped, right
[IMP]CMAVRCLQVINTILLVS[AVG]
Reverse: Sol standing left, right hand raised, holding globe in left hand
 AETERNITAVG

Provenance

Found by a workman when digging the foundations of the Dracon House at time of its enlargement for the State Normal (?) Art School

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription