Denarius with head of Divus Marcus Aurelius, struck under Commodus
about A.D. 180
Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 2.87 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Divus Marcus Aurelius, bare, right.
Reverse: Funeral pyre in four tiers, crowned by quadriga (details of quadriga obscure); the lowest tier is garlanded, the second has a door between two statues in niches, the third has three statues in niches; the fourth is draped and has a torch right and left.
Source Unknown; accessioned by MFA, 1932