Coin of Synaus with bust of Senate

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
2nd–3rd century A.D.


Mint: Asia: Phrygia, Synaus

Dimensions

Diameter: 18.5 mm. Weight: 3.10 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.1196

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Senate right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Asklepios standing front, holds serpent-staff in left hand.
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