Coin with bust of Crispus Caesar
Mint: Mysia, Cyzicus
Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 3.62 gm. Die axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Crispus, head turned to left.
Reverse: Fortified gateway. Star above.
PROVIDEN TIAECAESS in ex.: SMN(delta)
Acquired in the division of coins following the excavations at Assos. Some coins in the group were said to have been "purchased from natives of the surrounding district." No specific findspot is known for this coin. 1884: gift of the Archaeological Institute of America to the Museum of Fine Arts
Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America