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Divus Antoninus Pius, Gold Aureus

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Divus Antoninus Pius (AD 138-161). Gold Aureus, mint of Rome, struck under Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus, c. AD 161. Obverse: DIVVS ANTONINVS, bareheaded bust of Antoninus Pius facing right.…
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Description

Divus Antoninus Pius (AD 138-161).

Gold Aureus, mint of Rome, struck under Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus, c. AD 161.

Obverse: DIVVS ANTONINVS, bareheaded bust of Antoninus Pius facing right.
Reverse: CONSECRATIO, funeral pyre with four tiers, topped with the statue of a quadriga.

Good Very Fine. Lustrous metal.

(RIC 435; Calico 1491 (same obv. die); BMC 55).

6.75g.

Specification

Period 138 - 161 AD
Date c. AD 161
Coin Group

Ancient Rome

Denomination

Aureus

Country

Early Empire

Coin House

Antoninus Pius

Metal

Gold

Mint Mark

Rome, struck under Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus

References RIC 435; Calico 1491 (same obv. die); BMC 55.
Weight 675 g

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