Coin of Thyatira with bust of Artemis Boreitene

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 138–192


Mint: Asia: Lydia, Thyatira

Dimensions

Diameter: 5.25 mm. Weight: 21.5 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.1283

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Artemis Boreitene left, quiver over shoulder.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Eagle, wings spread, head left.
Inscription in Greek around and in exergue.

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