Coin of Trapezopolis with bust of Demos

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
2nd–3rd century A.D


Mint: Asia: Caria, Trapezopolis

Dimensions

Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 5.36 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.1135

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped bust of Demos to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Mên standing, head to left, holds scepter in left hand, and phiale with right over lighted altar. Crescent behind shoulder.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1963: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., September 18, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour