As with bust of Antoninus Pius

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 153–154


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 26 mm. Weight: 9.95 gm.

Accession Number

13.690

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Antoninus Pius, laureate, draped, right.
ANTONINVSAVG PIVSPPTRPXVII
Reverse: Annona, draped, standing front, head right, resting right hand on modius, with ears of grain, set on low base, and holding branch, upwards, in left; at feet, right, basket of fruit.
ANNONA AVGCOSIIII S C left and right, in field.

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum