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Denarius with head of Commodus

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Obverse: Head of Commodus, laureate, right. MCOMMANTPF ELAVGBRITPP Reverse: Apollo, naked, standing front, head right, with legs crossed, placing right hand on head and resting left on column, right. APOLMONET PMTRPXV In field, left and right: COS VI

Provenance

Source Unknown; accessioned by MFA, 1932

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 190

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 2.07 gm.

Accession Number

32.1253

Medium or Technique

Silver

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins