Sestertius with head of Antoninus Pius

Roman
Imperial Period
about A.D. 145–147


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 31 mm. Weight: 21.84 gm.

Accession Number

34.1411

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Antoninus Pius right, bearded and laureate.
ANTONINVSAVGPI VS PPTR COSIIII
Reverse: Mars walking right, carrying a two-pointed spear in right hand and a trophy in left.
S C

Provenance

Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)