Coin of Attuda with head of Demos, struck under Flavia

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 193–211

Mint: Asia: Caria, Attuda


Diameter: 26 mm. Weight: 7.05 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number


Medium or Technique


Not On View


The Ancient World



Obverse: Laureate head of Demos to right.
Three countermarks: one male head and two uncertain (one an eagle ).
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Apollo stands to left, left elbow on column and branch in right hand.
Inscription in Greek.


By date unknown: Arthur M. Woodward Collection; by 1962: with Glendining & Co., Ltd., 7 Blenheim Street, New Bond Street, London, W.1 (sale of the A. M. Woodward Collection, September 27, 1962); purchased at the Woodward sale by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., February 13, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour