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Aureus with bust of Magnia Urbica, struck under Carinus

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Obverse: Bust of Magnia Urbica, diademed, draped, right. MAGNIAEV RBICAEAVG Reverse: Concordia seated left holding patera and cornucopia. CONCORDI AAVGG

Provenance

By 1953: with Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland (Münzen und Medaillen A.G. auction 12, June 11-13, 1953, lot 852); September 10, 1953: purchased by MFA from Münzen und Medaillen A.G. for $ 426.94

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 285

Mint

Siscia

Dimensions

Diameter: 19.5 mm. Weight: 4.41gm.

Accession Number

53.2023

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins