Coin of Germe with bust of Faustina II

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 161–175


Mint: Asia: Mysia, Germe

Dimensions

Diameter: 17.5 mm. Weight: 2.65 gm. Die Axis: 5

Accession Number

64.1338

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Faustina II to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Apollo stands, head left, patera in right hand, lyre in left.
Inscription in Greek. At right, monogram.

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