Coin of Silandus with bust of Senate, struck under Aelianus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 180–225


Mint: Asia: Lydia, Silandus

Dimensions

Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 13.48 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

63.1123

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped, laureate bust of Senate to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Cult effigy of Lydian Kore to front. At left, stalk of corn and at right, poppy.
Inscription in Greek.

Struck at the time of Commodus to Severus Alexander.

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