Coin of Alexandria Troas with bust of Tyche

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 211–268


Mint: Asia: Troas, Alexandria Troas

Dimensions

Diameter: 20.5 mm. Weight: 5.53 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.1385

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Turreted, draped bust of Tyche right.
Behind, vexillum inscribed: CO/AV Around: AL EXTRO
Reverse: Eagle right, with bull’s head in talons.
CO L AVG TRO

Provenance

By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour