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Aureus with bust of Lucilla, struck under Marcus Aurelius

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Obverse: Bust of Lucilla, right. LVCILLAEAVGANTONINIAVGF Reverse: Venus, head left, stands holding scepter in left hand and apple on right. VENVS

Provenance

By date unknown: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., January 11, 1967.

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 164–182

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 7.33 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

67.7

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins