Coin of Attuda with head of Demos, struck under Flavia

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 193–211


Mint: Asia: Caria, Attuda

Dimensions

Diameter: 26 mm. Weight: 7.05 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.3028

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate head of Demos to right.
Three countermarks: one male head and two uncertain (one an eagle ).
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Apollo stands to left, left elbow on column and branch in right hand.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By date unknown: Arthur M. Woodward Collection; by 1962: with Glendining & Co., Ltd., 7 Blenheim Street, New Bond Street, London, W.1 (sale of the A. M. Woodward Collection, September 27, 1962); purchased at the Woodward sale by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., February 13, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour