Coin of Docimeum with head of Dokimos

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
2nd–3rd century A.D.


Mint: Asia: Phrygia, Docimeum

Dimensions

Diameter: 20.5 mm. Weight: 4.88 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

65.536

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate head of Dokimos right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Asklepios stands front, head left, holding serpent-staff in right hand.
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