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Sestertius

Object Number:29-126-1014
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Imperial Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Rome (Italy)
Maker: Marcus Aurelius
Period: Marcus Aurelius
Date Made: 168-169 AD
Early Date: 168
Late Date: 169
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Marcus Aurelius
Salus
Snake
Altar
Inscription Language:Latin
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1929

Description

Marcus Aurelius AE sestertius M ANTONINVS AVGTRP XXIII Head r., laur. SALV]TI AVG COS III salus stg. l. feeding snake on altar; S C

Bibliography:

[Book] Sydenham, Edward A., and Mattingly, Harold. 1923. The Roman Imperial Coinage. v. 3. Antonius Pius to Commodus.. London. Spink & Son. Vol. 3. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 290, no. 964View Objects related to this Type Citation

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