Coin of Koinon of Thessaly with bust of Faustina II

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 138–180


Mint: Achaea: Thessaly

Dimensions

Diameter: 32.5 mm. Weight: 21.64 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

64.2159

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Faustina II to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Athena Itonia fighting to right, shield on left arm, spear in right hand.
Inscription in Greek.

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