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Antoninianus with bust of Volusian

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Obverse: Bust of Volusian, radiate, draped, right. IMPCAECVIBVOLVSIANOAVG Reverse: Pietas standing front, head left, with both hands raised; at left, lighted altar. PIETASAVGG

Provenance

By 1901: Dr. Augustine Shurtleff Collection; bequest of Dr. Augustine Shurtleff to MFA, Feb. 5, 1901

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 251–253

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 3.64 gm.

Accession Number

01.5030

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins