Marcus Aurelius, 161-180. Sestertius (Orichalcum, 32mm, 28.50 g 12), Rome, December 164 - December 165. M AVREL ANTONINVS AVG ARMENIACVS P M Laureate head of Marcus Aurelius to right. Rev. TR POT XIX IMP II COS III / S - C Mars, helmeted, in military dress, standing front, his head turned to right, holding vertical spear in his right hand and resting his left on oval shield set on ground. BMC 1229-1231. Cohen 796. RIC 898. A beautiful example with a particularly nice portrait. Dark brownish-green patina. About extremely fine.
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