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Coin of Cremna with bust of Marcus Aurelius

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Marcus Aurelius to right. IMP CMAVRE Reverse: Three standards. Eagle tops center one, wreaths on others. COLC REMNA (or E?) in exergue, traces of: AVG

Provenance

By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 105); 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. 161–180

Mint

Cremna, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 24.5 mm. Weight: 12.32 gm. Die Axis: 5

Accession Number

63.881

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins