Miliarense with bust of Magnentius

Roman
Imperial Period
about A.D. 351–353


Mint: Aquileia

Dimensions

Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 4.30 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

63.2661

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Medallions

Obverse: Cuirassed, draped bust of Magnentius to right.
DNMAGNEN TIVSPFAVG
Reverse: Winged Victory seated on cuirass to right holding shield on which is written:
VOT/V/MVLT/X
Around: VICTORIAE DDNNAVGG In ex. *AQ*

Provenance

By 1963: with Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland; purchased by MFA from Munzen und Medaillen, A.G., December 11, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour