Coin of Ancyra with bust of Roma

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 193–235


Mint: Asia: Phrygia, Ancyra

Dimensions

Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 2.44 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.1447

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Turreted, draped bust of Roma right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Dionysos stands, head left, thyrsos in left hand, kantharos in right.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection (SNG, von Aulock, 1964, no. 3428); purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour