Coin of Attuda with bust of Antoninus Pius, struck under M. Oul. Carminius Claudianus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 138–161


Mint: Asia: Caria, Attuda

Dimensions

Diameter: 37.5 mm. Weight: 27.75 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

1973.608

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate bust of Antoninus Pius to left.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Cybele stands facing front, a lion on each side.
Inscriptions in Greek around and in field.

Provenance

By 1970: with Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland (auction 41, June 18-19, 1970, lot 400); by 1973: with A. H. Baldwin and Sons Ltd., 11 Adelphi Terrace, London WC2N 6BJ, England; purchased by MFA from A. H. Baldwin and Sons Ltd., December 12, 1973

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour