Coin of Olbasa with bust of Antoninus Pius

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 138–161


Mint: Pisidia, Olbasa

Dimensions

Diameter: 38 mm. Weight: 26.70 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

60.227

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate bust of Antoninus Pius to right.
IMP.ANTONI NVSVAG
Reverse: Bare head of Marcus Aurelius to right.
 AVRELIVSCAESARCOLAVGOLBASEN

Provenance

By 1960: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Place, Philadelphia 3, Pa.; April 14, 1960: purchased by MFA from Hesperia Art for
$ 468.00 (this is the total price for 60.226-60.228)

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour