Coin of Kingdom of Bosporus with bust of Nero, struck under Cotys I

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 63–68


Mint: Bosporus (Kingdom)

Dimensions

Diameter: 31 mm. Weight: 14.75 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.2162

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate bust of Nero right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Inscription within wreath.

Ruler: Cotys I (A.D. 46-78).

Provenance

By 1964: with Euripides S. Sepheriades; purchased by MFA from Euripides S. Sepheriades, December 9, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour