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Aureus with bust of Vitellius

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Obverse: Bust of Vitellius, laureate, right. AVITELLIVSGERMIMPAVGTRP Reverse: Draped bust of Vitellius' son at left facing draped bust of daughter at right. LIBERI.IMP.GERM.AVG

Provenance

By 1963: with Leu & Co.'s Bank, Ltd., 32 Rue de la Gare, Zurich, Switzerland; purchased by MFA from Leu & Co.'s Bank, Ltd., November 13, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 69

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 7.36 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.1626

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins