Coin of Lampsacus with head of Marcus Aurelius

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 161–180


Mint: Asia: Mysia, Lampsacus

Dimensions

Diameter: 23.5 mm. Weight: 6.08 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.1347

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Marcus Aurelius to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Draped bust of Priapus right.
Inscription in Greek.

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