Aureus with bust of Aurelian
about A.D. 270–271
Mint: Pannonia, Siscia
Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 6.00 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Michael C. Ruettgers Gallery for Ancient Coins (Gallery 212C)
Obverse: Bust of Aurelian, radiate, cuirassed, and draped, right.
Reverse: Genius standing left, holding patera in right hand, cornucopia in left.
At right, standard.
GENIVS IL LVR
By date unknown: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr. (acquired by him at the 75th ANA convention in Chicago in August of 1966); September 21, 1966: purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr.
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour