About This Artwork

Roman

Solidus (Coin) Portraying Emperor Julian II, A.D. 361 (Summer)/363 (26 June)

Gold
Diam. 2.2 cm; 4.41 g
OB: FL CL IVLIANVS P P AVG
REV: VIRTVS EXERCITVS ROMANORVM
(In exergue: SIRM)

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson, 1922.4900

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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