Coin of Claudiconium (Iconium) with head of Claudius, struck under Annius Afrinus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 41–54


Mint: Lycaonia, Claudiconium (Iconium)

Dimensions

Diameter: 26.5 mm. Weight: 11.07 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.1202

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate head of Claudius to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Sarapis (or Hades ) seated left, sceptre in right hand. Dog (Cerberus ) seated beside throne.
Inscription in Greek.

Doublestruck.

Provenance

1964, sold by Hans von Aulock (b. 1906 - d. 1980), New York and Hamburg, to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 23, 1964)

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour