Denarius with head of Marcus Aurelius

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 162–163


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 17.5 mm. Weight: 2.47 gm.

Accession Number

32.915

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Marcus Aurelius to right.
IMPMANTONINVSAVG
Reverse: Providentia stands left holding globe and cornucopia. PROVDEORTRPXVIICOSIII

Provenance

By date unknown: Malcolm Storer Collection; gift of Malcolm Storer to MFA, 1932

Credit Line

Storer Collection