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Antoninianus with bust of Volusian

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Obverse: Radiate, draped bust of Volusian to right. IMPCCVIBVOLVSIANVSAVG Reverse: Virtus standing right, vertical spear in right hand, left resting on shield. VIRTVSAVGG

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 251–253

Mint

Milan

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 3.80 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

32.1355

Medium or Technique

Billon

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins