Coin of Germe with bust of Plautilla, struck under Glycon

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
about A.D. 211–217


Mint: Asia: Mysia, Germe

Dimensions

Diameter: 33.5 mm. Weight: 22.58 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.1242

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Plautilla, draped, right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Three nymphs (Danaides ) standing front, each holding jug.
The outer figures each place arm on shoulder of central figure.
Inscription in Greek.

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