Coin of Tripolis with bust of Boule

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
about A.D. 193–268


Mint: Asia: Lydia, Tripolis

Dimensions

Diameter: 22.5 mm. Weight: 6.02 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.1221

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate and veiled bust of Boule to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Artemis, bow in left hand, arrow in right, running right.
Hound to right at her feet.
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