Sestertius with bust of Galba
Diameter: 36.5 mm. Weight: 28.87 gm. Die Axis: 6
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Laureate, draped bust of Galba to right.
Reverse: Honos stands at left, cornucopia in left hand, long scepter in right, facing helmeted Virtus who holds spear in left hand, parazonium in right, and rests right foot on boar’s head.
HONOS ET VIRTVS in ex.: SC
(the P’s in the obverse inscription are incomplete)
By 1966: with Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland; purchased by MFA from Münzen und Medaillen A.G., May 11, 1966
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour