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Sestertius with bust of Antoninus Pius

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Obverse: Laureate bust of Antoninus Pius to right. ANTONINVSAVGPIVS PPTRPCOSIII Reverse: Moneta stands left, scales in right hand, cornucopia in left. MONE TAAVG In field: S C

Provenance

By 1965: with A. H. Baldwin & Sons, Ltd., 1-11 John Adam Street, The Adelphi, London; 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. 140–144

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 34.5 mm. Weight: 26.78 gm. Die Axis: 11

Accession Number

65.453

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins