Coin of Koinon of Bithynia with bust of Hadrian

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 117–138


Mint: Bithynia

Dimensions

Diameter: 32 mm. Weight: 23.9 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

35.218

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Hadrian, right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Octastyle temple with wolf nursing twins in the pediment.
Inscriptions in Greek in field and in exergue.

Provenance

By 1935: Anonymous Private Collection; Anonymous gift to MFA, April 4, 1935

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)