Coin of Saitta with bust of Clodius Albinus, struck under Andronicus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 195–197


Mint: Asia: Lydia, Saitta

Dimensions

Diameter: 29.5 mm. Weight: 11.99 gm. Die Axis: 5

Accession Number

1972.858

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Clodius Albinus to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Zeus Lydios stands to left, scepter in left hand, eagle with closed wings on right.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1972: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., September 13, 1972

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour