Coin of Ilium with bust of Diadumenian

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 217–218


Mint: Asia: Troas, Ilium

Dimensions

Diameter: 20.5 mm. Weight: 4.65 gm. Die Axis: 5

Accession Number

62.312

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Diadumenian to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Athena standing to left, holding Nike on her right hand and spear in her left hand with her shield against her left leg.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1962: with Edward Gans, 10 Rock Lane, Berkeley 8, California (Gans List 28, Spring 1962, no. 7024); April 11, 1962: purchased by MFA from Edward Gans for $ 514.50 (this is the total cost of 62.288–62.316).

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour