Coin of Acmonea with bust of Demos

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 253–268 (?)


Mint: Asia: Phrygia, Acmonea

Dimensions

Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 14.73 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

63.1136

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Youthful diademed bust of Demos to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Tyche standing, head to left, holds rudder in right hand, cornucopia in left.
Inscription in Greek.

Slightly doublestruck.

Provenance

By 1963: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., September 18, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour