Sestertius with bust of Trajan II Decius
Diameter: 32 mm. Weight: 20.63 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Bust of Trajan II Decius, laureate, cuirassed, right.
Reverse: Dacia standing front, head left, holding in right hand staff surmounted by an ass’s head.
DACIA left and right, in field: S C .
By 1888: with van Lennep, Smyrna; purchased by MFA from van Lennep, January 5, 1888, for $75.00 (this figure is the total price for 88.12-88.262)
Benjamin Pierce Cheney Donation