Coin of Ancyra with bust of Senate, struck under Ti. Bassilaus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
about A.D. 55–60


Mint: Asia: Phrygia, Ancyra

Dimensions

Diameter: 15.5 mm. Weight: 3.08 gm. Die Axis: 11

Accession Number

64.1169

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Senate right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Stele. Below: Greek letter epsilon.
Inscription in Greek.

(Note position of reverse image is incorrect.
The stele should be vertical, not horizontal.)

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