Coin of Eucarpia with bust of Marcus Aurelius, struck under C. Claudius Flaccus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 161–180


Mint: Asia: Phrygia, Eucarpia

Dimensions

Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 7.18 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.1143

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Youthful bust of Marcus Aurelius to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Cybele, veiled, standing facing, holds right hand over lion seated beside her.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1963: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., September 18, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour