Siliqua with bust of Julian II

Roman
Imperial Period
about A.D. 361


Mint: Lugdunum

Dimensions

Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 2.15 gm.

Accession Number

52.1021

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins

Obverse: Bust of Julian, diademed, draped, to right.
FLCLIVLIA NVSPPAVG
Reverse: VOTIS / V / MVLTIS / X within wreath. Below: LVG

Provenance

By 1952: with Hotel Drouot, 7 rue Drouot, Paris (Hotel Drouot auction, June 13, 1952, lot 223); sold at Hotel Drouot auction to Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland on behalf of MFA; September 11, 1952: purchased by MFA from Münzen und Medaillen A.G. for $7.50

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour