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Numismatics
Ruler: Antoninus Pius, Emperor of Rome, A.D. 86–161, ruled A.D. 138–161
Mint: Rome
Artist: Unknown
Honorand: Faustina II, Empress consort of Marcus Aurelius, Roman, ca. 125–176

Denarius of Antoninus Pius, Emperor of Rome from Rome

156–61

Silver

3.48 g, 7:00, 18.3 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Dr. John G. Adams, B.A. 1874
2001.87.8188
Geography: 
Made in Rome
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Roman
Period: 
2nd century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Dr. John G. Adams, to about 1900; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., from about 1900 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.