Aureus with bust of Magnia Urbica, struck under Carinus

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 285


Mint: Siscia

Dimensions

Diameter: 19.5 mm. Weight: 4.41gm.

Accession Number

53.2023

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Magnia Urbica, diademed, draped, right.
MAGNIAEV RBICAEAVG
Reverse: Concordia seated left holding patera and cornucopia.
CONCORDI AAVGG

Provenance

By 1953: with Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland (Münzen und Medaillen A.G. auction 12, June 11-13, 1953, lot 852); September 10, 1953: purchased by MFA from Münzen und Medaillen A.G. for $ 426.94

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour