Coin of Hierocaesarea with bust of Artemis Persica

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
Late 1st–2nd century A.D.


Mint: Asia: Lydia, Hierocaesarea

Dimensions

Diameter: 15.5 mm. Weight: 2.50 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.1268

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Artemis Persica right, quiver over shoulder. In front bow (and arrow ).
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Lighted altar.
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