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Coin of Olbasa with bust of Antoninus Pius

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Obverse: Laureate bust of Antoninus Pius to right. IMP.ANTONI NVSVAG Reverse: Bare head of Marcus Aurelius to right. AVRELIVSCAESARCOLAVGOLBASEN

Provenance

By 1960: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Place, Philadelphia 3, Pa.; April 14, 1960: purchased by MFA from Hesperia Art for $ 468.00 (this is the total price for 60.226-60.228)

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

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

Mint

Olbasa, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 38 mm. Weight: 26.70 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

60.227

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins