Coin of Hierapolis-Castabala with bust of Commodus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 177–192


Mint: Cilicia, Hierapolis-Castabala

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 6.50 gm. Die Axis: 5

Accession Number

63.1511

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Commodus to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Draped bust of Tyche right.
Inscription in Greek.

Inscription

See attached media

Provenance

By 1963: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., October 17, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour