About this artwork
The front of this coin portrays the emperor Antoninus Pius, wearing a crown of laurels and facing right.
On the back, the goddess Annona is depicted standing and holding ears of corn.
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- Ancient and Byzantine Art
- Ancient Roman
- Denarius (Coin) Portraying Emperor Antoninus Pius
- Roman Empire
- 157 CE–158 CE
- Obverse: ANTONINVS AUG PIVS P P Reverse: TR POT [ XXI COS] IIII
- Diam. 1.6 cm; 2.84 g
- Gift of Mrs. William Nelson Pelouze