Coin of Aegium with bust of Marcus Aurelius

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 161–180


Mint: Achaea: Peloponnese, Aegium

Dimensions

Diameter: 35 mm. Weight: 26.78 gm. Die Axis: 3

Accession Number

62.450

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Marcus Aurelius right.
Inscription in Greek around.
Reverse: Draped bust of Faustina right.
Inscription in Greek around.

Provenance

By 1962: with Münzen und Medaillen, A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland; May 9, 1962: purchased by MFA from Münzen und Medaillen, A.G. for $ 1,221.00 (this is the total cost for 62.364–62.462)

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour