Coin of Amorium with bust of Geta

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 198–209


Mint: Asia: Phrygia, Amorium

Dimensions

Diameter: 27 mm. Weight: 7.72 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

65.549

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

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

Provenance

By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, May 12, 1965

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour