Coins and Medals Highlights

The collection of coins and medals, at roughly 100,000 pieces, is by far the largest and most diverse held by any American university. It is now displayed, in part, in a dedicated exhibition gallery, and housed in the Bela Lyon Pratt Study Room for Coins and Medals.

Aureus of Augustus
Uncertain denomination of Gallienus
Denarius of L. Clodius Macer
Sestertius of Julia Domna from Rome
Dupondius of Philip I
Uncertain denomination of Septimius Severus
Cistophorus of Hadrian
Stater of Caria
Didrachm of Rome
Cistophorus of Hadrian
Tetradrachm of Antiochus VIII and Cleopatra
Medal for the Model of the "Dying Hercules"