Coin of Tripolis with bust of Demos

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
about A.D. 138–192


Mint: Asia: Lydia, Tripolis

Dimensions

Diameter: 24.5 mm. Weight: 8.18 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.1222

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate bust of Demos to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Tyche standing, head to left, holds rudder in right hand, cornucopia in left.
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