Coin of Aezani with head of Gaius (Caligula), struck under Medeus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 37–41


Mint: Asia: Phrygia, Aezani

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 13.85 gm. Die Axis: 11

Accession Number

88.81

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Gaius, laureate, to the right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Zeus holding eagle on his right hand.
Inscriptions in Greek at left and right..

Provenance

By 1888: with van Lennep, Smyrna; purchased by MFA from van Lennep, January 5, 1888, for $75.00 (this figure is the total price for 88.12-88.262)

Credit Line

Benjamin Pierce Cheney Donation