Coin of Nicomedia with bust of Marcus Aurelius

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 161–180


Mint: Bithynia, Nicomedia

Dimensions

Diameter: 26 mm. Weight: 10.63 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

67.335

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: Turreted, veiled, draped bust of Tyche right.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, March 8, 1967

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III