Coin of Aegae with head of Claudius

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 43–48


Mint: Asia: Aeolis, Aegae

Dimensions

Diameter: 20.5 mm. Weight: 6.30 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

67.869

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate head of Claudius to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Apollo standing right, holding branch in left hand, staff in right.
Inscriptions in Greek around (mostly illegible), in field, and at left.

Provenance

By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, September 13, 1967

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III