Coin of Aphrodisias with head of Senate

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 200–250


Mint: Asia: Caria, Aphrodisias

Dimensions

Coin or medal: 10.78 gm, 26.5 mm, 6h, 0.3 cm (1/8 in.)

Accession Number

64.1369

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Filleted head of Senate right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Aphrodite stands, head left, patera in right hand, sceptre in left.
Inscription in Greek.

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