Coin of Aphrodisias with bust of Senate, struck under Ti. Claudius Zelus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 161–180


Mint: Asia: Caria, Aphrodisias

Dimensions

Diameter: 25.5 mm. Weight: 10.20 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.1370

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped bust of Senate right
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Aphrodite stands, head left, left arm on sceptre, Eros on right arm.
Inscriptions in Greek around and in fields.

Provenance

By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour