Medallion with bust of Antoninus Pius

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 154–155


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 27 mm. Weight: 10.71 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

1986.891

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Medallions

Obverse: Laureate bust of Antoninus Pius to right.
ANTONINVSAVGPI VSPPTRPXVIII
Reverse: Infant Jupiter seated on goat walking right.
COS IIII

Provenance

By date unknown: with Albert H. Baldwin, Robert Street, London; November 15, 1952: gift of Albert H. Baldwin to Cornelius C. Vermeule III; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, December 17, 1986

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III in the name of Cornelius Adrian Comstock Vermeule