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Numismatics
Ruler: Antoninus Pius, Emperor of Rome, A.D. 86–161, ruled A.D. 138–161
Mint: Rome
Artist: Unknown

Sestertius of Antoninus Pius, Emperor of Rome from Rome

154–55

Orichalcum

21.00 g, 5:00, 29.90 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of William P. Bacon, B.A. 1858
2001.87.8434
Geography: 
Made in Rome, Italy
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Roman
Period: 
2nd century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

William P. Bacon, to 1866; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1866–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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