Sestertius with bust of Aemilian

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 253


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 30.5 mm. Weight: 20.11 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

65.458

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Aemilian to right. IMPAEMILIANVSPIVSFELAVG
Reverse: Mars to left, olive branch in right hand, shield and spear in left.
MAR TIPACIF In field: S C

Doublestruck.

Provenance

By 1965: with A. H. Baldwin & Sons, Ltd., The Adelphi, 1-11 John Adam Street, London W.C. 2; purchased by MFA from A. H. Baldwin & Sons, Ltd., April 14, 1965

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour