Coin of Saitta with bust of Senate

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 211–268


Mint: Asia: Lydia, Saitta

Dimensions

Diameter: 22.5 mm. Weight: 5.54 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.1195

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Senate to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Athena standing, head left, holding owl on right hand, spear and shield in left.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1963: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., September 18, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour