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Obverse: Bust of Antoninus Pius, laureate, draped, right. ANTONINVSAVG PIVSPPTRPXVII Reverse: Annona, draped, standing front, head right, resting right hand on modius, with ears of grain, set on low base, and holding branch, upwards, in left; at feet, right, basket of fruit. ANNONA...

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Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 153–154

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 26 mm. Weight: 9.95 gm.

Accession Number

13.690

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins