As with bust of Aurelian

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 270–275


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 5.75 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

35.260

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Aurelian, laureate and in armor, right.
IMPAVRELIANVSAVG
Reverse: Severina right, grasping hand of Aurelian left, between, in field, bust of Sun radiate.
CONCOR DI AAVG

Provenance

By date unknown: H. C. Levis Collection; 1925: with Naville & Cie., 6 & 8 Rue Pécolat, Geneva, Switzerland (Naville auction 11 [H. C. Levis Collection], Hôtel Schweizerhof, Lucerne, Switzerland, June 18-20, 1925, lot 945); by date unknown: U.S. Private Collection; April 4, 1935: Anonymous gift to MFA in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)