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Antoninianus with bust of Aurelian

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Obverse: Bust of Aurelian, radiate, cuirassed, right. IMPAVRELIANVSAVG Reverse: Female figure standing right, presenting wreath to Aurelian standing left, holding vertical spear in left hand. REST[ITVTORIE]NTIS In ex.: P

Provenance

By 1892: Miss Rebecca Salisbury Collection; bequest of Miss Rebecca Salisbury to MFA, Jan. 6, 1892

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Rebecca Salisbury

Roman, Imperial Period, about A.D. 271–274

Mint

Mediolanum

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 3.36 gm.

Accession Number

92.186

Medium or Technique

Billon

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins