Marcus Aurelius, Sestertius

Item Reference: C234005169 Sold Share
Marcus Aurelius (AD 161-180). Brass Sestertius, mint of Rome, AD 169-170. Obverse: Laureate head of Marcus Aurelius facing right. Reverse: Salus standing left, holding sceptre and patera, feeding snake arising…
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Description

Marcus Aurelius (AD 161-180).

Brass Sestertius, mint of Rome, AD 169-170.

Obverse: Laureate head of Marcus Aurelius facing right.
Reverse: Salus standing left, holding sceptre and patera, feeding snake arising from altar.

(RIC 979; BMC 1376).

Good Very Fine. Beautiful brown patina and an excellent portrait.

25.78g.

Specification

Period 161 - 180 AD
Date AD 169-170
Coin Group

Ancient Rome

Denomination

Sestertius

Country

Early Empire

Coin House

Marcus Aurelius

Metal

Bronze

Mint Mark

Rome

References RIC 979; BMC 1376
Weight 25.78 g

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