Coin of Thyatira with bust of Nero

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
about A.D. 55–60


Mint: Asia: Lydia, Thyatira

Dimensions

Diameter: 18.5 mm. Weight: 3.35 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.1285

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Nero as Caesar to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Double-axe.
Inscription in Greek in left and right fields.

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