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Sestertius with bust of Pupienus

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Pupienus to right. IMPCAESMCLODPVPIENVSAVG Reverse: Victory stands, head left, holding wreath in right hand, palm with left. VICT ORIAAVGG 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. 238

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 34 mm. Weight: 22.27 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

65.457

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins