Coin of Koinon of Pontus with bust of Marcus Aurelius

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 161–162


Mint: Pontus

Dimensions

Diameter: 24.5 mm. Weight: 10.90 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

64.960

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Marcus Aurelius to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Tetrastyle temple. In pediment, a disc.
Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue.

Provenance

By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, June 8, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour