Sestertius with bust of Pupienus
Diameter: 32 mm. Weight: 21.08 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Pupienus to right.
Reverse: Pax seated left, branch in right hand, scepter in left.
PAX PVBLICA in ex.: SC
Said to be from Basel Sale 2, March 8, 1937, lot 955; by date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, December 16, 1998
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III