Medallion with bust of Clodius Albinus

Roman
Imperial Period
about A.D. 194–195


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 41.5 mm. Weight: 59.80 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

68.17

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Medallions

Obverse: Bust of Clodius Albinus, draped and cuirassed, right.
DCLODIVSSEPTIMIVSALBINVSCAES
Reverse: Fortuna seated left holding rudder and cornucopia. Wheel beside throne.
FORTVNAE REDVCI COSII (in exergue)

Provenance

By date unknown: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., February 7, 1968

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour