Coin of Aezani with bust of Roma

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 260–267


Mint: Asia: Phrygia, Aezani

Dimensions

Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 10.16 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

62.231

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Helmeted bust of Roma, right.
Inscription in Greek.
Border of dots.
Reverse: Poseidon standing right, left foot on prow, trident in raised right hand,
dolphin in lowered left.
Inscription in Greek.
Border of dots.

Provenance

By 1962: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin 18, no. 188); March 14, 1962: purchased by MFA from Hesperia Art for $ 78.50 (this is the total price for 62.224–62.248)

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour