Coin of Synnada with bust of Lucilla, struck under Cl. Basilus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 164–169


Mint: Asia: Phrygia, Synnada

Dimensions

Diameter: 31 mm. Weight: 19.18 gm. Die Axis: 8

Accession Number

64.557

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Lucilla to right.
Inscription in Greek around.
Reverse: Cult statue of goddess (resembling Artemis Ephesia) to front, with stags on each.
Inscription in Greek around.

Provenance

By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, April 8, 1964

Credit Line

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