Coin of Sagalassus with bust of Nerva

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 96–98


Mint: Pisidia, Sagalassus

Dimensions

Diameter: 20.5 mm. Weight: 5.29 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.903

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate head of Nerva to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Dioskouroi confronted, each holding spear. Star above each.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 128); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 19, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour