Solidus with bust of Julian II
Mint: Syria, Antioch
Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 4.45 gm. Die Axis: 5
Medium or Technique
Michael C. Ruettgers Gallery for Ancient Coins (Gallery 212C)
Obverse: Bust of Julian II to left, wearing pearl diadem and consular robes.
He holds a scepter in his left hand and mappa in his right.
Rev. Julian, seated on throne, wearing consular robes and holding mappa
in right hand and scepter in left.
VIRTVSEXERCI TVSROMANORVM In ex.: ANTI
By date unknown: Victor Adda collection; by date unknown: with Leu Numismatics, In Gassen 20, CH-8001 Zurich, Switzerland; purchased on behalf of MFA by Classical Numismatic Group, Inc, P.O. Box 479, Lancaster, Pa. 17608-0479 at Leu Numismatics Auction 77, May 11, 2000, lot 702; June 21, 2000: purchased by MFA from Classical Numismatic Group, Inc.
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour