Coin of Thessalonica with bust of Antoninus Pius

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 138–150


Mint: Macedonia, Thessalonica

Dimensions

Diameter: 26.5 mm. Weight: 10.53 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

66.919

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: Winged Nike to right, holding wreath and palm.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, November 9, 1966

Credit Line

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