Sestertius with bust of Balbinus
Diameter: 32 mm. Weight: 25.52 gm.
Medium or Technique
Michael C. Ruettgers Gallery for Ancient Coins (Gallery 212C)
Obverse: Bust of Balbinus, laureate, draped, and cuirassed right.
Reverse: Providentia standing left, pointing with stick to globe at her feet and holding cornucopia.
PROVIDENTIADEORVM S C (left and right in field)
By 1934: U.S. Private Collection; December 6, 1934: Anonymous gift to MFA in memory of Zoë Wilbour
Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)