Coin of Elaea with head of Lucius Verus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 161–169


Mint: Asia: Aeolis, Elaea

Dimensions

Diameter: 14 mm. Weight: 1.80 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.1296

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Lucius Verus to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Kalathos with poppyhead and ears of corn.
Inscription in Greek.

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