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Coin of Cremna with bust of Aurelian

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Aurelian to right. [IMPCSL] DOMAVRELIANO Reverse: Augustus standing to right, plowing with yoke of oxen and holding vexillum. Three standards behind. DIVOAVG COL CRE

Provenance

By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 120); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 19, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 270–275

Mint

Cremna, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 31.5 mm. Weight: 15.12 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

63.894

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins