About this artwork
The front of this coin portrays Emperor Antoninus Pius wearing a crown of laurels.
On the back, the god Zeus Ammon is shown wearing a chiton and himation; his raised left hand rests on a tall scepter while his extended right hand holds a patera. A ram is seen emerging from behind him.
- Currently Off View
- Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium
- Ancient Roman
- Coin Portraying Emperor Antoninus Pius
- 149 CE–150 CE
- Diam. 2.9 cm; 11.36 g
- Gift of Robert L. Grover