Coin of Corinth with bust of Senate, struck under L. Cani Agrippa

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 68–69


Mint: Achaea: Peloponnese, Corinth

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 7.53 gm. Die Axis: 4

Accession Number

63.2969

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Veiled, draped bust of Senate to right.
SENATV - PQR
Reverse: Nike to left, with wreath and palm.
[LCANAGRIPP] AE IIVI
In field: [C]O R
Struck under L. Caninius Agrippa, time of Galba

Provenance

By date unknown: Arthur M. Woodward Collection; by 1962: with Glendining & Co., Ltd., 7 Blenheim Street, New Bond Street, London, W.1 (sale of the A. M. Woodward Collection, September 27, 1962); purchased at the Woodward sale by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., February 13, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour