MARCUS AURELIUS, A.D. 161-180. AV Aureus (7.24 gms), Rome Mint, A.D. 168. NGC Ch EF, Strike: 5/5 Surface: 2/5. Fine Style. Scratches, Bent. RIC-194; Calico-2008. Obverse: Laureate head right; Reverse: Victory advancing left, holding wreath and palm frond. Though exhibiting the noted light scratches and some waviness to its flan, this example nevertheless remains rather brilliant and pleasing, with very little evidence of handling or time in circulation. From the Estate of Janet Calvert.