Aureus with head of Marc Antony, struck under M. Barbatius Pollio

Roman
Republican Period
about 41 B.C.


Mint: Ephesus (?)

Dimensions

Diameter: 21.5 mm. Weight: 8.00 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

62.162

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: head of Marc Antony, right.
M.ANT.IMP.A[V]G.III.VIR.R.P.C.M.BARBAT.Q.P
Reverse: Head of Octavian, bare, right, slight beard.
 CAESAR.IMP.PONT.III.VIR.R.P.C

Provenance

By 1962: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Place, Philadelphia 3, Pa.; February 14, 1962: purchased by MFA from Hesperia Art for $ 800-.

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour