Coin of Sala with bust of Geta, struck under Sulla

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 198–209


Mint: Asia: Lydia, Sala

Dimensions

Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 7.89 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.1213

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped, cuirassed bust of Geta to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Zeus Lydios standing left holds eagle in right hand, sceptre 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