Coin of Synnada with bust of Demos

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
3rd century A.D.


Mint: Asia: Phrygia, Synnada

Dimensions

Diameter: 25.5 mm. Weight: 11.53 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

1998.622

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Demos to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Tyche, head left, rudder in right hand, cornucopia on left arm.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By date unknown: Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia, Pa., Bulletin 8, no. 66; date unknown: purchased by Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule IIl from Hesperia Art; 1998 year-end gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III