Obverse: Bust of Antoninus Pius, facing right, bearded, laureate. Border of dots.
Legend: ANTONINVS AVG(ustus) PIVS P(ater) P(atriae) TR(ibunicia) P(otestas) CO(n)S(ul) II[I], (Antoninus Augustus Pius, Father of his Country, endowed with power of the Tribune, consul for the third time) clockwise from seven o’clock.
Reverse: Bust of Marcus Aurelius, facing right, bearded. Border or dots.
Legend: AVRELIVS CAESAR AVG(usti) PII F(ilius) CO(n)S(ul) (Aurelius Caesar, son of Augustus Pius, consul) clockwise from seven o’clock.
Investigations into the Ancient Mediterranean, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Yale University Collection-Sharing Initiative, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 5-June 24, 2012.
IMPERIUM ROMANUM IN NUMMIS, The Roman Empire in and on Its Coinage, a booklet with entries created by Dartmouth students and Professor Roberta Stewart, Spring 2012, no. 28, Claire Nan, Class of 2014.
RIC Vol.3, p.78, no. 417
Arthur Fairbanks (1864-1944), Class of 1886; given to present collection, 1927.
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