About This Artwork

Roman

Aureus (Coin) Portraying Antoninus Pius, A.D. 145

Gold
Diam. 2 cm; 7.27 g
OB: ANTONINVS AVG PIVS P P
REV: TR POT COS IIII

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson, 1922.4875

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

Alexander, Karen B. 2012. "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, pp. 28, 29. Art Institute of Chicago/Yale University Press.

Manchester, Karen. 2012. Recasting the Past: Collecting and Presenting Antiquities at the Art Institute of Chicago, pp.90-91(cat.20), 113. Art Institute of Chicago/Yale University Press.




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