Didrachm of Caesarea with bust of Nerva

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 96–98


Mint: Cappadocia, Caesarea

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 6.39 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

61.1120

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate bust of Nerva to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Two clasped hands holding standard placed on prow.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1961: Hans von Aulock Collection; November 8, 1961: purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock for $ 250.00 (this is the total price for 61.1118-1120)

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour