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About This Artwork
Denarius (Coin) Portraying Emperor Pupienus, A.D. 238 (April-June)
Diam. 2.4 cm; 4.49 g
OB: IMP CAES PUPIEN MAXIMVS AVG
"Imperator Caesar Pupienus Maximus Augustus"
REV: PATRES SENATVS
Gift of Martin A. Ryerson, 1922.4895
Ancient and Byzantine Art
Not on Display
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.