About This Artwork

Roman

Aureus (Coin) Portraying Emperor Claudius, A.D. 50–54

Gold
Diam. 1.9 cm; 7.67 g
OB: TI CLAVD CAESAR AVG GERM TRIB POT P P
REV: AGRIPPINAE AVGVSTAE

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson, 1922.4861

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Exhibition History

"Ruling Families: Imperial Dynasties of the Early Roman Empire 31 B.C.- A.D.235." Nov.
1997-Nov.2001, Gallery 155 (Coin Case)

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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