Coin of Sardis in alliance with Hypaepa with bust of Caracalla, struck under An. Rufus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 211–217


Mint: Asia: Lydia, Sardis and Hypaepa (Alliance)

Dimensions

Diameter: 36 mm. Weight: 24.61 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

61.1088

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust of Caracalla to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Cult-statue of godesses of Sardes and Hypaepa both facing. Kore seated. Artemis Anaïtis standing.
Inscriptions in Greek.

Provenance

By 1961: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr. to MFA, October 11, 1961

Credit Line

Gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr.