Sestertius with head of Antoninus Pius

Roman
Imperial Period
about A.D. 158–159


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 33 mm. Weight: 25.95 gm. Die Axis: 11

Accession Number

32.891

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Antoninus Pius, laureate, right.
ANTONINVS AVGPIVSPP
Reverse: Antoninus, veiled, togate, stands left sacrificing out of patera held over tripod-altar at left, left hand holding roll at side.
VOTASVSCE PTADECIII S C (in field)
COSIIII (in exergue)

Credit Line

Storer Collection