Coin of Laerte with bust of Hadrian

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 117–138


Mint: Cilicia, Laerte

Dimensions

Diameter: 18.5 mm. Weight: 4.38 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

64.1448

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate bust of Hadrian to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Tyche stands, head left, holding rudder in right hand, cornucopia in left.
Inscription in Greek.

Inscription

See attached media

Provenance

By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour