Coin of Tityassus with forepart of boar

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
2nd century A.D.


Mint: Pisidia, Tityassus

Dimensions

Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 4.81 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.1259

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Forepart of boar right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Tetrastyle temple with globe in pediment. Trellis-work (?) partly fills outer spaces between columns.
Coiled snake in field at left.
Inscription in Greek below and at right.

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