Coin of Colossae with head of Demos

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 180–192


Mint: Asia: Phrygia, Colossae

Dimensions

Diameter: 31 mm. Weight: 14.03 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

66.51

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate head of Demos right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Artemis Ephesia stands front, between two stags.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, February 9, 1966

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour