Denarius with head of Marcus Aurelius

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 171–172


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 3.28 gm.

Accession Number

32.1238

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Marcus Aurelius, laureate, right.
MANTONINVS AVGTRPXXVI
Reverse: Roma, helmeted, draped, seated left on low seat, holding Victory on extended right hand and vertical spear in left; behind, round shield with Medusa head.
IMPVI COSIII

Credit Line

Source unidentified