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Antoninianus of Gallic Empire with bust of Postumus

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Obverse: Radiate, draped bust of Postumus right. IMP[CPOSTVM]VSPFAVG Reverse: Fides seated left, patera in right hand and ensign in left. FIDESE QVIT


Collected by Sidney A. Wien (1902-1962), Atlanta, Georgia, between the mid-1940's and 1962; by descent to his daughter, Claire W. Morse, in 1962; to the MFA in November 2004, gift of Claire W. and Richard P. Morse.

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The Sidney A. and Ellen M. Wien Collection—Given in their memory by Claire W. and Richard P. Morse

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 267–268


Mediolanum, Gallic Empire


Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 3.53 gm. Die Axis: 6

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The Ancient World


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