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Coin of Achulla with head of L. Volusius Saturninus

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[inscription] Obverse: Bust of L. Volusius Saturninus right. Countermark on left. LVOLV[SIVS]SATVR.ACHVL Reverse: Bust of Augusts left between busts of Gaius and Lucius. AVGPONT MAX[CL] (See media screen for inscriptions)

Provenance

By 1987: with Edward J. Waddell, Ltd., 7910 Woodmont Avenue, no. 1104, Bethesda, Maryland 20814; purchased by MFA from Edward J. Waddell, Ltd., April 22, 1987

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, 7–6 B.C.

Mint

Achulla, Africa: Byzacium

Dimensions

Diameter: 31.5 mm. Weight: 13.45 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

1987.226

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins