Coin of Cyzicus with bust of Marcus Aurelius

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 161–180


Mint: Asia: Mysia, Cyzicus

Dimensions

Diameter: 37.5 mm. Weight: 23.53 gm. Die Axis: 2

Accession Number

64.1333

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Marcus Aurelius to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Galley to right.
Inscription in Greek in exergue.

Provenance

By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour