Sestertius with head of Marcus Aurelius

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 166–167


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 31 mm. Weight: 23.27 gm.

Accession Number

13.701

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Marcus Aurelius, laureate, right.
MANTONINVSAVG ARMPARTHMAX
Reverse: Victory, winged, draped, advancing left, holding wreath in extended right hand and palm, sloped at left shoulder, in left.
[TR]POTXXIIMPIIIICOSIII S C left and right, low in field

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum