Coin of Sillyum with bust of Lucilla

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 161–169


Mint: Pamphylia, Sillyum

Dimensions

Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 8.67 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.1161

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Lucilla to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Dionysos standing, head left, holds thyrsos in left hand, kantharos in right. At left, panther looking back.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1963: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., September 18, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour