Coin of Thyatira with bust of Dionysus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 193–235


Mint: Asia: Lydia, Thyatira

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 3.83 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

65.516

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Dionysos right, wearing ivy wreath.
Reverse: Pan walking left, holding grapes in right hand, in left pedum.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, May 12, 1965

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour