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Sestertius with bust of Aemilian

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Aemilian to right. IMPAEMILIANVSPIVSFELAVG Reverse: Mars to left, olive branch in right hand, shield and spear in left. MAR TIPACIF In field: S C Doublestruck.

Provenance

By 1965: with A. H. Baldwin & Sons, Ltd., The Adelphi, 1-11 John Adam Street, London W.C. 2; purchased by MFA from A. H. Baldwin & Sons, Ltd., April 14, 1965

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 253

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 30.5 mm. Weight: 20.11 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

65.458

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins