Coin of Flaviopolis with bust of Marcus Aurelius

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 156–157


Mint: Cilicia, Flaviopolis

Dimensions

Diameter: 19.5 mm. Weight: 5.95 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

63.1171

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Marcus Aurelius as Caesar to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Veiled, turreted, draped bust of Tyche to right.
Inscription in Greek.

Remains of silver coating on the obverse.

Inscription

See attached media

Provenance

By 1963: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., September 18, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour