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    Temple of Mercury

    Marcus Aurelius, as Augustus (AD 161-180). AE sestertius (31mm, 21.43 gm, 11h). NGC Choice XF 4/5 - 3/5, Fine Style, lt. smoothing. Rome, AD 172-173. M ANTONINVS-AVG TR P XXVII, laureate head of Marcus Aurelius right / IMP VI-COS III / RELIG•AVG, front view of temple with four herm columns on podium of four steps; statue of Mercury standing facing on pedestal in center, head left, purse in right hand, caduceus in left, in tympanum: turtle, rooster, ram, caduceus, winged helmet and purse, S-C across fields. RIC III 1075.

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    18th Sunday
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