Coin of Laodicea with head of Pythes

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
about A.D. 14–37 (?)


Mint: Asia: Phrygia, Laodicea

Dimensions

Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 3.11 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

62.443

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of magistrate Pythes right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Bust of Demos right.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1962: with Münzen und Medaillen, A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland; May 9, 1962: purchased by MFA from Münzen und Medaillen, A.G. for $ 1,221.00 (this is the total cost for 62.364–62.462)

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour