Coin of Germe with bust of Senate

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


Mint: Asia: Mysia, Germe

Dimensions

Diameter: 19.5 mm. Weight: 4.74 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.1335

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped bust of Senate right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Herakles standing, club in right hand, lionskin on left arm.
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