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Aureus with head of Marc Antony, struck under M. Barbatius Pollio

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Obverse: head of Marc Antony, right. M.ANT.IMP.A[V]G.III.VIR.R.P.C.M.BARBAT.Q.P Reverse: Head of Octavian, bare, right, slight beard. CAESAR.IMP.PONT.III.VIR.R.P.C

Provenance

By 1962: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Place, Philadelphia 3, Pa.; February 14, 1962: purchased by MFA from Hesperia Art for $ 800-.

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman, Republican Period, about 41 B.C.

Mint

Ephesus (?)

Dimensions

Diameter: 21.5 mm. Weight: 8.00 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

62.162

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins