Coin of Cadi with bust of Demos, struck under Aur. Antoninus Hipatrus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 238–244


Mint: Asia: Phrygia, Cadi

Dimensions

Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 19.19 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

62.297

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Diademed bust of young Demos right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: River-god Hermos reclining left, reed in right hand, cornucopia in left,
resting against inverted vase from which stream flows.
Inscriptions in Greek above and in exergue.

Provenance

By 1962: with Edward Gans, 10 Rock Lane, Berkeley 8, California (Gans List 28, Spring 1962, no. 6784); April 11, 1962: purchased by MFA from Edward Gans for $ 514.50 (this is the total cost of 62.288–62.316).

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour