Co 667 (Middle Roman aurelianus of Tacitus from Ticinum) [permalink] [show fewer links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
RIC V.1, Tacitus 158, p. 342 (mint of Ticinum)
Preservation comment
Wear: EF+. Excellent condition overall.
Published as
KenchreaiIII, pp. 33, 85, no. 331 (R. Hohlfelder)
Axis (1-12)
6
Has denomination
aurelianus
Numismatic Weight (mm)
22.0
Numismatic Weight (g)
3.62
Obverse Description
Radiate, draped, and cuirassed bust of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
IMP C M CL TACITVS P F AVG
Reverse Description
Salus seated to left feeds snake coiled around altar
Reverse Inscription
SALVS AVG; in exergue, T
Belongs to Historical Period
Middle Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Billon (Material)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Photograph
Photograph