Coin of Amorium with bust of Geta

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 198–209


Mint: Asia: Phrygia, Amorium

Dimensions

Diameter: 27.5 mm. Weight: 9.29 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.1168

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped, cuirassed bust of Geta to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Zeus seated left, thunderbolt in right hand, sceptre in left.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour