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Aureus with bust of Aelius Verus

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Obverse: head of Aelius Verus, to the right; L AELIVS CAESAR Reverse: Concordia seated on throne, to the left, holding patera in right hand and resting left elbow on cornucopia; TRIB POT COS II; in exergue: CONCORD

Provenance

By date unknown: with Leu Numismatics; 2001: purchased from Leu by Michael C. Ruettgers; 2009: gift of Michael C. Ruettgers to MFA. (Accession Date: December 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Michael C. Ruettgers

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 137

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 7.10 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

2009.5039

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins