Coin of Thyatira with bust of Athena or Roma

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 193–235


Mint: Asia: Lydia, Thyatira

Dimensions

Diameter: 19.5 mm. Weight: 4.34 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.1282

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Helmeted bust of Athena or Roma wearing cuirass right, spear over shoulder.
Reverse: Tyche stands, head left, rudder in right hand, cornucopia in left.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour