Coin of Cyzicus in alliance with Smyrna with bust of Kore, struck under Naeb. Quintus Maximus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 180–192


Mint: Asia: Mysia and Ionia, Cyzicus and Smyrna (Alliance)

Dimensions

Diameter: 45.5 mm. Weight: 31.50 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.1332

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Kore right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Kore with two torches stands between Nemeses of Smyrna. Nemesis at the left holds a wheel, and Nemesis at right holds a bridle.
Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue.

Provenance

By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection (von Aulock Sylloge, no. 1252); purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour