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Coin of Corinth with bust of Antoninus Pius

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Obverse: Laureate bust of Antoninus Pius to right. ANTONINVS AVGPIVS Reverse: Melikertes lying on dolphin. Tree behind. In ex.: COR COL LAVS I VL

Provenance

By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, December 16, 1998

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 138–161

Mint

Corinth, Achaea: Peloponnese

Dimensions

Diameter: 28.5 mm. Weight: 13.32 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

1998.561

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins