Coin of Germe with bust of Germe

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 253–268


Mint: Asia: Mysia, Germe

Dimensions

Diameter: 22.5 mm. Weight: 6.13 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.1093

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Turreted, draped bust of Germe to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Athena standing, head right, holds spear in right hand and Nike, extending wreath towards her, on left hand. Shield beside spear.
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