Coin of Diocaesarea with bust of Tyche

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 117–138


Mint: Cilicia, Diocaesarea

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 5.77 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

63.924

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Turreted, draped, bust of Tyche to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Eagle standing right, head left.
Inscription in Greek.

Inscription

See attached media

Provenance

By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 156a); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 19, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour