Sestertius with head of Titus

Obverse: Head of Titus, laureate, bearded, right.

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Reverse: Spes, draped, advancing to left holding up flower in right hand and lifting up dress with left.

S C (left and right in field)

Provenance

1934, anonymous gift to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 6, 1934)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)

Sestertius with head of Titus

  • Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 80–81
Mint
Rome
Dimensions
Diameter: 35.5 mm. Weight: 29.28 gm. Die Axis: 5
Medium or Technique
Bronze
Classification
Numismatics
Accession Number
34.1416
On view
Michael C. Ruettgers Gallery of Ancient Coins - 212C

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