Coin of Germe with bust of Tranquillina, struck under Ael. Aristonicus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 238–244


Mint: Asia: Mysia, Germe

Dimensions

Diameter: 31 mm. Weight: 12.23 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.1342

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Tranquillina to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Apollo Citharoedus right, in biga drawn by griffins.
Inscription in Greek around and in exergue.

Provenance

By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour