Coin of Cotiaeum with head of Claudius, struck under Varus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 50–54


Mint: Asia: Phrygia, Cotiaeum

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 3.90 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.1175

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate head of Claudius I to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Zeus (?) standing, right arm outstretched.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection (SNG, von Aulock, 1964, no. 3777); purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour