As with head of Antoninus Pius

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 139


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 28 mm. Weight: 13.03 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

2004.1329

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate head of Antoninus Pius to right.
ANTONINVS PIVSPP
Reverse: Aequitas standing left, holding scales in right hand and cornucopiae in left.
TRPOT COSII in field: S C

Provenance

Collected by Sidney A. Wien (1902-1962), Atlanta, Georgia, between the mid-1940's and 1962; by descent to his daughter, Claire W. Morse, in 1962; to the MFA in November 2004, gift of Claire W. and Richard P. Morse.

Credit Line

The Sidney A. and Ellen M. Wien Collection—Given in their memory by Claire W. and Richard P. Morse