Coin of Bruzus with bust of Hadrian

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 117–138


Mint: Asia: Phrygia, Bruzus

Dimensions

Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 6.65 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.294

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate bust of Hadrian to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Zeus standing, head left, holds sceptre in left hand, patera in right.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1964: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., March 11, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour