Coin of Isinda with bust of Maximus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 235–238


Mint: Pisidia, Isinda

Dimensions

Diameter: 26 mm. Weight: 7.53 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

63.2953

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Maximus to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Tyche standing, head left, holds cornucopia on left arm, right hand resting on rudder.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

1910: purchased at Adalia by Arthur M. Woodward; by 1962: with Glendining & Co., Ltd., 7 Blenheim Street, New Bond Street, London, W.1 (sale of the A. M. Woodward Collection, September 27, 1962); purchased at the Woodward sale by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., February 13, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour