About This Artwork

Ancient Italian (Marsic Confederation)

Denarius (Coin) Depicting the Goddess Minerva, 87 BC

Diam. 1.8 cm; 3.85 g

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson, 1922.4920

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.

Bulletin of the Art Institute of Chicago, vol. 72, no. 5 (September-October, 1978), p. 2.

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