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Dupondius with bust of Lucilla, struck under Marcus Aurelius

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Obverse: Bust of Lucilla, draped, right, with hair elaborately waved and fastened in chignon at back of head. LVCILLA AVGVSTA Reverse: Hilaritas, draped, standing front, head left, holding long palm nearly vertical in right hand and cornucopiae in left. HILA RITAS S C left and...

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Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 164–182

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 27 mm. Weight: 12.37 gm.

Accession Number

13.704

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins