Denarius (Coin) Portraying Mark Antony

A work made of silver.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of silver.

Date:

42 BC, issued by C. Vibius Varus

Artist:

Roman; minted in Rome

About this artwork

Obverse: Head of Mark Antony right, bareheaded
Reverse: Fortuna stands left, holds Victory who crowns her in right; cornucopia in left
Inscribed: [C] VIBIVS VARVS

On View

Ancient and Byzantine Art, Gallery 153

Artist

Ancient Roman

Title

Denarius (Coin) Portraying Mark Antony

Origin

Rome

Date

42 BC

Medium

Silver

Inscriptions

Reverse: [C] VIBIVS VARVS

Dimensions

Diam. 1.9 cm; 3.95 g

Credit Line

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson

Reference Number

1922.4854

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