Coin of Tripolis with bust of Tyche

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
3rd century A.D.


Mint: Asia: Lydia, Tripolis

Dimensions

Diameter: 22.5 mm. Weight: 5.28 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

65.534

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Turreted, draped bust of Tyche right.
Reverse: Artemis stands, head right, holding bow in left hand, reaching for arrow in quiver with right hand.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, May 12, 1965

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour