Coin of Amorium with bust of Lucius Verus, struck under Sertor. Antonius

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 144–161


Mint: Asia: Phrygia, Amorium

Dimensions

Diameter: 26.5 mm. Weight: 9.36 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

69.1086

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped, cuirassed bust of Lucius Verus to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Zeus seated left in tetrastyle temple. In pediment, disc.
Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue.

Provenance

By 1969: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; July 1, 1969: purchased from Robert E. Hecht, Jr. by Mary B. Comstock for MFA; gift of Mary B. Comstock to MFA, September 23, 1969

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary B. Comstock