Medallion (8 aurei) with bust of Claudius II Gothicus
about A.D. 268
Country of Origin, for Customs, Italy, , Mint, Mediolanum
Diameter: 37.5 mm. Weight: 38.85 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Michael C. Ruettgers Gallery of Ancient Coins (Gallery 212C)
Obverse: Laureate, cuirassed bust of Claudius Gothicus, head right, aegis on left shoulder, warrior on horseback defeating enemies on breastplate.
Reverse: Concordia stands, head right, standard topped by bird in each hand.
CONCORD IA.EX ERCITVS.
By date unknown: with Atlantis Antiquities, 40 East 69th Street, New York 10021; October 28, 1987: purchased by MFA from Atlantis Antiquities
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour