About This Artwork

Roman

Aureus (Coin) Portraying Emperor Galba, AD 68 (July)/69 (January)

Gold
Diam. 2 cm; 7.36 g
Obverse: IMP SER GALBA AVG
Reverse: S P Q R OB C S

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson, 1922.4864

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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