Coin of Augusta Traiana (Trajanopolis) with bust of Demos

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 117–138


Mint: Asia: Phrygia, Augusta Traiana (Trajanopolis)

Dimensions

Diameter: 19.5 mm. Weight: 4.40 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.1504

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Demos to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Cybele seated left, rests left arm on tympanum and in right hand holds phiale above lion at her feet.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1963: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., October 17, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour