Coin of Cyme with bust of Senate, struck under Elpis

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 253–268


Mint: Asia: Aeolis, Cyme

Dimensions

Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 5.45 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

67.870

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of the Senate to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Tyche standing, head left, rudder in right hand, cornucopia in left.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, September 13, 1967

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III