Medallion with busts of Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus
about A.D. 161–165
Diameter: 44.5 mm. Weight: 87.23 gm. Die Axis: 6
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Busts of Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus laureate, draped, cuirassed, confronted.
[IMP ANTONINVS] AVG COS III IMP VERVS AVG COS II
Reverse: In center Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus stand supporting Victory on their clasped hands. Below, a seated prisoner. At left three soldiers, at right two.
VICTORIA AVGG (in exergue)
By date unknown: A. H. Baldwin Collection; by date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, December 16, 1970
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III