Coin of Lysinia with bust of Geta

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 198–209


Mint: Pisidia, Lysinia

Dimensions

Diameter: 20.5 mm. Weight: 5.17 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.961

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped, cuirassed bust of Geta to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Mên standing, head right, holding sceptre in right hand, Nike on globe carrying trophy in left. Left foot on bucranium.
Inscription in Greek.

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