Sestertius with bust of Lucius Verus
Diameter: 34.5 mm. Weight: 32.60 gm. Die Axis: 11
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Laureate bust of Lucius Verus to right.
L AVRELVERVS AVGARMENIANCVS
Reverse: Victory standing supporting shield on palm stump.
On shield: VIC/AVG in field: S C
By date unknown: Earl Fitzwilliam Collection; by 1949: with Christie, Manson & Woods, Ltd., Spencer House, 27 St. James's Place, St. James's Streeet, London, S.W. 1 (Christie's auction of the Earl Fitzwilliam Collection, sold by order of the Earl Fitzwilliam's Wentworth Estates Company, May 30-31, 1949, lot 222 [partial]); by 1952: with A. H. Baldwin, Robert Street, London; 1952: purchased from A. H. Baldwin by Cornelius C. Vermeule III; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, December 17, 1986
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III in the name of Cornelius Adrian Comstock Vermeule