Sestertius with bust of Trajan II Decius
Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 16.28 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Bust of Trajan II Decius, laureate, draped, right.
Reverse: Virtus seated left, holding branch in raised right hand and vertical spear in left.
VIRTVS VG (sic)
In ex.: SC
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