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Medallion with bust of Marcus Aurelius

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Marcus Aurelius to right. MANTONINVS AVGTRPXXVIII Reverse: Nike in quadriga to left. Above: IMPVICOSIII In exergue: VICT.GERM

Provenance

By 1972: with Spink & Son, Ltd., 5, 6 & 7 King Street, St. James's, London, S.W. 1; purchased by MFA from Spink & Son, Ltd., May 10, 1972

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 172–173

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 40 mm. Weight: 48.75 gm. Die Axis: 11

Accession Number

1972.357

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Medallions