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Aureus with bust of Commodus

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Obverse: Bust of Commodus, laureate, draped, cuirassed, right. MCOMMANTP FELAVGBRITPP Reverse: Concordia stands, head to left, phiale in right hand, scepter in left. CONCORDIAE CO MMODIAVG

Provenance

By 1972: with Bank Leu & Co., A.G., Bahnhofstrasse 32, Zurich, Switzerland; purchased by MFA from Bank Leu & Co., A.G., May 10, 1972

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman, Imperial Period, about A.D. 189

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 20.5 mm. Weight: 7.30 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

1972.355

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins