Coin of Nicopolis with bust of Geta

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 198–209


Mint: Epirus, Nicopolis

Dimensions

Diameter: 24.5 mm. Weight: 6.70 gm. Die Axis: 9

Accession Number

66.923

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Geta to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Tyche seated left, holding phiale and cornucopia.
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, November 9, 1966

Credit Line

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