Medallion with head of Antoninus Pius
Roman Medallions (MFA, 1962, 1975), no. 028.
Diameter: 40 mm. Weight: 43.43 gm. Die Axis: 12
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Obverse: Laureate head of Antoninus Pius to left.
Reverse: Jupiter, semidraped and holding thunderbolt and scepter between Minerva with staff and Juno with patera and scepter.
By date unknown: G. Mazzini Collection (Monete Imperiali Romane, vol. 2, no. 1134); by date unknown: with Leu & Co.'s Bank, Ltd., 32 rue de la Gare, Zurich, Switzerland; purchased by MFA from Leu & Co.'s Bank, Ltd., October 9, 1958, for $ 2,466 (this is the total price for 58.960-58.967)
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour