Coin of Germe with bust of Tyche

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 180–192


Mint: Asia: Mysia, Germe

Dimensions

Diameter: 22.5 mm. Weight: 5.98 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.1336

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Turreted, draped bust of Tyche, right.
Reverse: Pallas, helmeted, stands left, holding spear and shield in left hand, patera over altar in right.
Inscription in Greek.

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