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Coin of Ancyra with bust of Senate

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Obverse: Draped bust of Senate to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Laurel wreath, within which inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1963: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., September 18, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 193–211 and later

Mint

Ancyra, Asia: Phrygia

Dimensions

Diameter: 22.5 mm. Weight: 6.82 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

63.1139

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins