Coin of Tripolis with bust of Roma

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
2nd century A.D.


Mint: Asia: Lydia, Tripolis

Dimensions

Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 7.07 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.1289

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Roma right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Dionysos standing, kantharos in right hand, sceptre in left.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour