Denarius with bust of Didius Julianus

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 193


Mint: Italy, Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 18.5 mm. Weight: 3.21 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

1999.514

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate bust of Didius Julianus to right.
IMPCAESARDID IVLIANAVG
Reverse: Concordia standing left, holding legionary eagle and standard.
CONCO R D MILIT

Provenance

By date unknown: with Classical Numismatic Group, Inc., P.O. Box 479, Lancaster, Pa. 17608-0479 (Classical Numismatic Group, Inc., Mail Bid Sale 51, September 15, 1999, lot 1331); purchased by MFA at Mail Bid Sale 51 and accessioned December 15, 1999

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour