Coin with head of Claudius

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 41–54


Mint: Troas, Assos

Dimensions

Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 5.15 gm. Die axis: 11

Accession Number

84.714

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Claudius to right, laureate.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Griffin recumbent to right.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

From Assos, sarcophagus 111 (Excavations at Assos, p. 304, note 139). 1884: gift of the Archaeological Institute of America to the Museum of Fine Arts

Credit Line

Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America