Dupondius

Marcus Aurelius
Roman Imperial
Roman Empire

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162-163

Bronze

Overall: 7/8 in. (23 mm)

Weight: 9.5 g

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Arthur Fairbanks, Class of 1886, in memory of his father, Henry Fairbanks, Class of 1853

27.1.29365

Geography

Place Made: Italy, Europe

Period

1-500

Object Name

Coin

Research Area

Numismatics: Greek and Roman

Not on view

Inscriptions

Obverse: Radiate head of M. Aurelius right Reverse: Salus standing left, feeding snake rising from altar

Provenance

Arthur Fairbanks (1864-1944), Class of 1886; given to present collection, 1927.

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