Choice Fine Caesar Marcus Aurelius Roman Egypt billon tetradrachm coin, silvered, 12.91g.
Struck while Caesar under his adopted father Emperor Antoninus Pius.
Minted in the 19th Alexandrian year of Emperor Antoninus Pius = 155/156 CE.
Superb, detailed portrait of Marcus Aurelius as a young man.
Obverse: draped bust of Marcus Aurelius right.
Reverse: Dikaiosyne seated right on throne holding scales and cornucopia, surrounded by date letters L I Theta.
Dikaiosyne was the personified spirit of righteousness and justice.
Emmett 1839/19 rated as R2.
Pedigree: Ex. CNG.
Certified by NGC to Ch F.