Coin of Ephesus with bust of Commodus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 175–177


Mint: Asia: Ionia, Ephesus

Dimensions

Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 8.21 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.541

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Commodus to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Tyche-Fortuna standing left.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, April 8, 1964

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III