Coin of Amorium with head of Augustus, struck under Alexander

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
27 B.C.–A.D. 14


Mint: Asia: Phrygia, Amorium

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 8.13 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

66.56

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Augustus right. Lituus at right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Eagle, wings closed, with caduceus across left wing, stands on thunderbolt right.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection (von Aulock Sylloge, no. 3398); purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, February 9, 1966

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour