Drachm of Caesarea with head of Tiberius

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
about A.D. 17–32


Mint: Cappadocia, Caesarea

Dimensions

Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 3.54 gm. Die Axis: 11

Accession Number

97.209

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Tiberius, laureate, to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Nude radiate figure on summit of Mt. Argaeus.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By date unknown: George W. Hammond Collection; gift of George W. Hammond to MFA, May 19, 1897

Credit Line

Gift of George W. Hammond