Coin of Koinon of Cyprus with bust of Antoninus Pius

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 147–161


Mint: Cyprus

Dimensions

Diameter: 32.5 mm. Weight: 25.93 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.1417

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Antoninus Pius to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Draped bust of Marcus Aurelius to right.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By date unknown: R. Cyril Lockett Collection; by 1961: with Glendining & C., Ltd., 7 Blenheim Street, New Bond Street, London, W. 1 (auction of the Lockett Collection, part 12, February 21-23, 1961, lot 2974 [as ex Campion Collection, 1937, lot 164, partial]); by date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, September 18, 1963

Credit Line

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