Sestertius with head of Antoninus Pius

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 152–153


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 22.07 gm. Die Axis: 5

Accession Number

32.720

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Antoninus Pius, laureate, right.
ANTONINVSAVG PIVSPPTRPXVI
Reverse: Mars, helmeted, in military dress and cloak, stands right holding spear and resting hand on round shield set on ground.
COS IIII S C (in field)

Credit Line

Storer Collection