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Denarius with head of Commodus

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Obverse: Head of Commodus, laureate, right. LAELAVRELCO MMAVGPFEL Reverse: Victory, winged, draped, advancing left, holding wreath raised in right hand and palm in left. PMTRPXV IIIMPVIII COSVIIPP

Provenance

By 1912: Joseph H. Clark Collection; gift of Joseph H. Clark to MFA, June 6, 1912

Credit Line

Gift of Joseph H. Clark

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 192

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 2.64 gm.

Accession Number

12.546

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins