Coin of Tripolis with bust of Artemis

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
2nd century A.D.


Mint: Asia: Lydia, Tripolis

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 6.72 gm. Die Axis: 5

Accession Number

63.1124

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Artemis to left, quiver over shoulder. At left, bow.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Apollo standing, head to left, holds bow in left hand, branch in right.
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