Aureus with head of Augustus
Mint: Gaul, Lugdunum
Diameter: 19.5 mm. Weight: 7.86 gm. Die Axis: 5
Medium or Technique
Michael C. Ruettgers Gallery for Ancient Coins (Gallery 212C)
Obverse: Head of Augustus bare, left.
DIVI F AVGVSTVS
Reverse: Actian Apollo stands, head left, holding lyre in left hand, plectrum in right.
IMP X in exergue: ACT
By date unknown: Hall Park McCullough Collection; by 1967: with Stack's, 123 West 57th Street, New York (Stack's auction of Hall Park McCullough Collection, November 22, 1967, lot 831); purchased on behalf of MFA at Stack's auction by Münzen und Medaillen AG, Malzgasse 25, Basel; December 13, 1967: purchased by MFA from Münzen und Medaillen AG
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour