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Coin of Aezani with bust of Antoninus Pius, struck under Claudius Quartinus

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Obverse: Laureate bust of Antoninus Pius to right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Octastyle temple. Inscription in Greek around. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

By early 1982: with Edward J. Waddell, Ltd., Suite 1100, 1050 Seventeenth St., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036 (Waddell List 2, February 1982, no. 44); later in 1982: with Jeffrey Spier, P.O. Box 1082, Radio City Station, New York, N.Y. 10101; purchased by MFA from Jeffrey Spier, January 12, 1983

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 139–147

Mint

Aezani, Asia: Phrygia

Dimensions

Diameter: 33.5 mm. Weight: 21.85 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

1983.18

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins