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: 6.04 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

65.537

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate head of Claudius right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Zeus, nude, stands front, right arm extended, left lowered.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, May 12, 1965

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour