Coin of Tium with bust of Antoninus Pius

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 138–161


Mint: Bithynia, Tium

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 4.16 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

67.343

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Antoninus Pius to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Isis stands to left, scepter in left hand, sistrum in right.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, March 8, 1967

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III