About This Artwork

Roman

Aureus (Coin) Portraying Emperor 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

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, 2012) by Karen Manchester, p.29.

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




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