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ROMAN BRONZE SESTERTIUS OF MARCUS AURELIUS, REIGNED AD 161-180

Marcus Aurelius, bronze sestertius
Diameter: 30.5 mm.; Weight: 23.29 grams
Rome mint, struck AD 169

Obverse: Laureate head of Marcus Aurelius right.

Reverse: Salus standing left, holding scepter and feeding from patera a serpent coiled around and rising from altar.

Very fine condition.

Reference: H. Mattingly, et al. The Roman Imperial Coinage. 10 Vols. London. 1923-1994. Volume III, no. 964.

EV1661
$475


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