Medallion with bust of Antoninus Pius
Diameter: 36.5 mm. Weight: 35.62 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Laureate bust of Antoninus Pius to right.
Reverse: Sylvanus stands facing, mantle on left arm falling over his knee, branch in left hand, axe in right, resting left arm on pillar. Left foot rests on base of pillar. At right, vase on a garlanded altar. Dog at his right and tree beyond.
By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, December 8, 1971
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III