Coin of Sagalassus with bust of Athena

Roman Provincial
Early Imperial Period
1st century B.C.–1st century A.D.


Mint: Pisidia, Sagalassus

Dimensions

Diameter: 16.5 mm. Weight: 3.43 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

1984.38

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Athena right, wearing crested helmet.
Reverse: Bust of Mên right, wearing Phrygian cap, crescent behind shoulders.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1983: with Jeffrey Spier, 1750 Central Avenue, Wilmette, Illinois 60091; purchased by MFA from Jeffrey Spier, January 18, 1984

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour