About This Artwork

Roman

Denarius (Coin) Portraying Galerius Maximianus, about A.D. 307/10

Silver
Diam. 1.9 cm; 3.27 g
OB: IMP MAXIMIANUS P F AVG
REV: VIRTVS MILITVM
"Victory (Virtue) of the Army"

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson, 1922.4902

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

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, p.29. Art Institute of Chicago/Yale University Press.




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