Coin of Alexandria with bust of Aurelian
Mint: Egypt, Alexandria
Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 9.26 gm. Die Axis: 12
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Obverse: Laureate, cuirassed bust of Aurelian to right, wearing paludamentum. Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Laurel wreath, within which, inscription for year 5.
By 1888: with van Lennep, Smyrna; purchased by MFA from van Lennep, January 5, 1888, for $75.00 (this figure is the total price for 88.12-88.262)
Benjamin Pierce Cheney Donation