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Sestertius with head of Antoninus Pius

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Obverse: Head of Antoninus Pius, laureate, right. ANTONINVSAVG PIVSPPTRPXVI Reverse: Mars, helmeted, in military dress and cloak, stands right holding spear and resting hand on round shield set on ground. COS IIII S C (in field)

Credit Line

Storer Collection

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 152–153

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 22.07 gm. Die Axis: 5

Accession Number

32.720

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins