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Coin of Alexandria Troas with bust of Tyche

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Obverse: Turreted, draped bust of Tyche right. Behind, vexillum inscribed: CO/AV Around: AL EXTRO Reverse: Eagle right, with bull's head in talons. CO L AVG TRO

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

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 211–268

Mint

Alexandria Troas, Asia: Troas

Dimensions

Diameter: 20.5 mm. Weight: 5.53 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.1385

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins