Tessara (token) with erotic scene (symplegma)
Tessara with erotic scene (symplegma)
about AD 22–37
Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 5.20 gm. Die Axis: 2
Medium or Technique
Michael C. Ruettgers Gallery for Ancient Coins (Gallery 212C)
Obverse: erotic scene (symplegma) with two male figures; curtain in field above couch.
Reverse: VI within circle of dots and wreath.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1908: gift of Edward Perry Warren to MFA; accessioned 1910
Gift of Edward Perry Warren