Coin of Thyatira with bust of Senate

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
about A.D. 100–150


Mint: Asia: Lydia, Thyatira

Dimensions

Diameter: 22.5 mm. Weight: 5.40 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

1987.34

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Senate right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Tyrimnos riding right, cloak around shoulders, double-axe over left shoulder.
Inscriptions in Greek.

Provenance

By 1986: with Edward J. Waddell, Ltd., Suite 1104, 7910 Woodmont Avenue, Bethesda, Maryland 20814; purchased by MFA from Edward J. Waddell, Ltd., January 21, 1987

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour