Sestertius with bust of Commodus
Diameter: 35 mm. Weight: 27.27 gm. Die Axis: 11
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Bust of Commodus, laureate, right, bearded, draped.
Reverse: Fides standing right holding plate of fruit in left hand and in right ears of wheat downwards.
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By 1911: with Jacob Hirsch, Arcisstrasse 17, Munich, Germany (J. Hirsch auction 30, Munich, May 11ff., 1911, lot 1039 [citing "Sammlungen Carfrae u. 'Astronomer," Nr. 562"]); by 1940: Private Collection, U.S.; anonymous gift to MFA, April 11, 1940
Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)