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As with bust of Antoninus Pius

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Obverse: Laureate bust of Antoninus Pius to right. ANTONINVSAVGPI VSPPTRPCOSIII Reverse: Sow to right under helm-oak suckling piglets. IMPERA TORII; in ex.: SC

Provenance

By 2000: with Classical Numismatic Group, Inc. et al. (Triton IV auction, The New York Marriott World Trade Center New York, December 5, 2000, lot 565); purchased at Triton IV auction on behalf of MFA by Antiqua, Inc., 20969 Ventura Boulevard, Suite 11, Woodland Hills, California 91364; purchased by MFA from Antiqua, Inc., January 24, 2001

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 143–144

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 27.5 mm. Weight: 11.04 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

2000.1037

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins