Coin of Hierapolis with bust of Apollo

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
3rd century A.D.


Mint: Asia: Phrygia, Hierapolis

Dimensions

Diameter: 26.5 mm. Weight: 10.35 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

1986.352

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Radiate, draped bust of Apollo Lairbenos right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Apollo Kitharoedos stands right.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1986: with Edward J. Waddell, Ltd., Suite 1104, 7910 Woodmont Avenue, Bethesda, Maryland 20814 (List 24, Summer, 1986, no. 98); purchased by MFA from Edward J. Waddell, Ltd., September 17, 1986

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour