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Coin of Koinon of Pontus with bust of Marcus Aurelius

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Marcus Aurelius to right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Tetrastyle temple. In pediment, a disc. Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, June 8, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 161–162

Mint

Pontus

Dimensions

Diameter: 24.5 mm. Weight: 10.90 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

64.960

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins