As Antoninus Pius - Marcus Aurelius
ANTONINUS PIUS. 138-161 AD. Æ As. Struck 140 AD.
Obv. ANTONINVS AVG PIVS PP TR P COS III Laureate head right
Rev. AVRELIVS CAESAR AVG PII F COS / SC Draped bust of Marcus Aurelius right.
RIC III 1223 (S); Cohen 35 (4 F).
Special issue for the consulship of Marcus Aurelius. This issue was struck on gold, silver, and AEs, specifically in large numbers for denarii and sestertii. The middle bronze is rare.
Thin dark green patina.
Ex. Rosenbaum (Ebay), 2 April 2011