Coin of Sala with bust of Athena, struck under C. Valerius Andronicus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 117–161


Mint: Asia: Lydia, Sala

Dimensions

Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 3.66 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

64.1274

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Helmeted bust of Athena right wearing aegis.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Cybele seated left, phiale in right hand, left resting on tympanum.
Lion beside her (?).
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour