Coin of Sala with bust of Dea Roma (or Pallas)

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
about A.D. 117–161


Mint: Asia: Lydia, Sala

Dimensions

Diameter: 20.5 mm. Weight: 4.42 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

62.1263

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Dea Roma (or Pallas) to right, wearing crested helmet.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Cybele seated to left, patera in right hand, left placed on tympanum.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1962: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr. to MFA, October 10, 1962

Credit Line

Gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr.