Dupondius with bust of Lucilla, struck under Marcus Aurelius

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 164–182


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 27 mm. Weight: 12.37 gm.

Accession Number

13.704

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins

Obverse: Bust of Lucilla, draped, right, with hair elaborately waved and fastened in chignon at back of head.
LVCILLA AVGVSTA
Reverse: Hilaritas, draped, standing front, head left, holding long palm nearly vertical in right hand and cornucopiae in left.
HILA RITAS S C left and right in field

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum