Antoninianus with bust of Volusian

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 251–253


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 3.64 gm.

Accession Number

01.5030

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Volusian, radiate, draped, right.
IMPCAECVIBVOLVSIANOAVG
Reverse: Pietas standing front, head left, with both hands raised; at left, lighted altar.
 PIETASAVGG

Provenance

By 1901: Dr. Augustine Shurtleff Collection; bequest of Dr. Augustine Shurtleff to MFA, Feb. 5, 1901

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins