Coin of Sala with bust of Demos

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 161–180

Mint: Lydia, Sala, Easting: 0.000, Northing: 0.000


Diameter: 35 mm. Weight: 26.64 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number


Medium or Technique


Not On View


The Ancient World



Obverse: Laureate bust of Demos of Sala to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Tyche standing, head to her right, rudder in right hand, cornucopia in left.
Inscription in Greek.


By 1992: with Leu Numismatik AG, In Gassen 20, Zurich, Switzerland (auction 54, April 28, 1992, lot 256); by October 2000: with Dr. Busso Peus Nachf. Münzhandlung, Bornwiesenweg 34, 60322 Frankfurt am Main, Germany (auction 366,October 25, 2000, lot 729); purchased by Classical Numismatic Group, Inc., 1102 Millersville Pike, Lancaster, PA 17603 on behalf of MFA; purchased by MFA from Classical Numismatic Group Inc., December 13, 2000

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour