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Coin of Antioch-ad-Maeandrum with bust of Senate

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Obverse: Draped bust of Senate to right. Countermark a reversed beta. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Tyche holding rudder and cornucopia within tetrastyle temple. Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By date unknown: Arthur M. Woodward Collection; by 1962: with Glendining & Co., Ltd., 7 Blenheim Street, New Bond Street, London, W.1 (sale of the A. M. Woodward Collection, September 27, 1962); purchased at the Woodward sale by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., February 13, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 238–268

Mint

Antioch-ad-Maeandrum, Asia: Caria

Dimensions

Diameter: 23.5 mm. Weight: 5.87 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

63.2988

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins