As with head of Marcus Aurelius, struck under Antoninus Pius

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 149


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 29.5 mm. Weight: 14.14 gm Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

63.2659

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Marcus Aurelius, left.
AVRELIVSCAE SARAVGPIIF
Reverse: At left, Juventas standing holding vexillum in right hand.
At right, trophy above shield.
TRPOTIII COSII IVVENTAS (in exergue)

Provenance

By 1963: with Münzen und Medaillen, A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland; purchased by MFA from Munzen und Medaillen, A.G., December 11, 1963.

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour