Marcus Aurelius AR Denarius, VF+/VF, RARE see notes, 170/171 C.E. SOLD

$175.00
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ri1234
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MARCUS AURELIUS AR DENARIUS

RIC 230, RSC 124, VF+/VF, lightly toned, 19.4mm, 3.30 grams, Struck Circa. Dec. 170 - Dec. 171 C.E., Rome Mint

Obverse: M ANTONINVS AVG TR P XXV around laureate head of Marcus Aurelius to right

Reverse: Minerva advancing right, hurling javelin and holding round shield, COS III around

Very SHARP portrait! Apparently RARE, especially for this year. Out of nearly 8,000 Marcus Aurelius denarii on acsearch, there is only ONE specimen.