Coin of Pergamon with bust of Marcus Aurelius, struck under P. Claudius Aristeus
Mint: Asia: Mysia, Pergamon
Diameter: 36 mm. Weight: 21.13 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Michael C. Ruettgers Gallery for Ancient Coins (Gallery 212C)
Obverse: Bust of Marcus Aurelius, laureate, draped, cuirassed, right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Satyr seated left, dancing the infant Dionysos on his foot.
Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue.
By date unknown: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; September 18, 1963: purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr.
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour