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Numismatics Highlights

The numismatic collection at the Gallery, at more than 120,000 objects, is by far the largest and most diverse held by any American university. It is displayed, in part, in a dedicated exhibition gallery and housed in the Bela Lyon Pratt Study Room for Numismatics.

Medallion of Commodus and Annius Verus
Denarius of L. Clodius Macer from Carthage
Aureus of Augustus, Emperor of Rome from Rome
Aureus of Hadrian, Emperor of Rome from Rome
Dupondius of Philip I, Emperior of Rome from Temenothyrae
Coin of Caracalla, Roman Emperor from Smyrna
Medal of the Tavern Club
"Libertas Americana" Medal
Cistophorus of Hadrian, Emperor of Rome from Pergamum
Tetradrachm of Antiochus VIII (Grypus), King of the Seleucid Kingdom; Cleopatra from Antioch
Sestertius of Trajan, Emperor of Rome from Rome
Medal for the Model of the "Dying Hercules"