About This Artwork

Roman

Denarius (Coin) Portraying Lepidus, 42 B.C.

Silver
Diam. 1.9 cm; 3.87 g
OB: LEPIDVS PON(T MAX ) III V R P C
REV: CAESAR IMP III VIR R P C

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson, 1922.4853

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Publication History

Karen B. Alexander. "From Plaster to Stone: Ancient Art at the Art Institute of Chicago." In Recasting the Past: Collecting and Presenting Antiquities at the Art Institute of Chicago, by Karen Manchester, (Art Institute of Chicago/Yale University Press, 2012), p.29.




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