Coin of Termessus with head of Zeus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
about A.D. 238–268


Mint: Pisidia, Termessus

Dimensions

Diameter: 30.5 mm. Weight: 16.16 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

1984.249

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate head of Zeus right.
Inscriptions in Greek.
Reverse: Athena stands, head left, spear in left hand, patera in right.
Inscriptions in Greek.

Provenance

By 1984: with Edward J. Waddell, Ltd., Suite 1104, 7910 Woodmont Avenue, Bethesda, MD 20814 (Buy or Bid Sale, No. 1, April 16, 1984, lot 106); purchased by MFA from Edward J. Waddell, Ltd., June 13, 1984

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour