Coin of Sardis with bust of Tranquillina, struck under Iul. Sulpicius Hermophilus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 238–244


Mint: Asia: Lydia, Sardis

Dimensions

Diameter: 34 mm. Weight: 16.85 gm. Die Axis: 5

Accession Number

1986.261

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Tranquillina to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Rivergod reclining left, wreath in right hand, left on overturned vase.
Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue.

Provenance

By 1986: with Dennis P. Devine, 24 Meroke Lane, Rocky Point, New York 11778; purchased by MFA from Dennis P. Devine, June 25, 1986

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour