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Sestertius of Gallic Empire with bust of Postumus

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Obverse: Bust of Postumus to right, radiate, draped, and cuirassed. IMP CM CASS LAT POSTVMVS PF AVG Reverse: Fides standing left, holding two military standards. FIDES MI LITVM

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)

Roman, Imperial Period, about A.D. 260

Mint

Lugdunum, Gallic Empire

Dimensions

Diameter: 33 mm. Weight: 19.35 gm.

Accession Number

35.251

Medium or Technique

Bronze

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins