Coin of Tabala with bust of Demos, struck under Menophantus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 147–161


Mint: Asia: Lydia, Tabala

Dimensions

Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 9.76 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.160

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate bust of Demos to right, with features of Alexander the Great.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Cybele enthroned left, with patera and tympanon.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

One of a group of coins purchased in Greece or Asia Minor in 1963 by Cornelius C. Vermeule III on behalf of MFA with funds approved in advance by the Trustees; accessioned March 11, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour