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Sestertius with head of Marcus Aurelius

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Obverse: Head of Marcus Aurelius, laureate, right. MANTONINVSAVG ARMPARTHMAX Reverse: Victory, winged, draped, advancing left, holding wreath in extended right hand and palm, sloped at left shoulder, in left. [TR]POTXXIIMPIIIICOSIII S C left and right, low in field

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 166–167

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 31 mm. Weight: 23.27 gm.

Accession Number

13.701

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins