Coin of Tyana with bust of Antoninus Pius
Mint: Cappadocia, Tyana
Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 9.38 gm. Die Axis: 11
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Obverse: Laureate bust of Antoninus Pius to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Tyche seated left on throne decorated with winged monster. She holds grapes and corn ears in right hand. At feet, river god Lamus swims left.
Inscriptions in Greek in field and around.
By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 186); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 19, 1963
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour