Coin of Perinthus with bust of Geta

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 209–212


Mint: Thrace, Perinthus

Dimensions

Diameter: 31 mm. Weight: 14.75 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

64.2151

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: Female figure stands left holding patera and cornucopia.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1964: with Euripides S. Sepheriades; purchased by MFA from Euripides S. Sepheriades, December 9, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour