Numismatics
Ruler: Antoninus Pius, Emperor of Rome, A.D. 86–161, ruled A.D. 137–61
Mint: Rome
Artist: Unknown

Sestertius of Antoninus Pius

140–44 (?)

Orichalcum

27.32 g, 12:00, 34.3 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Gilbert Steinberg
2001.87.8460
Culture: 
Roman
Period: 
2nd century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Rome
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Gilbert Steinberg, to about 1984; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., from about 1984 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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