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Coin of Apollonia Salbace with bust of Lucius Verus, struck under Callippus

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Lucius Verus to right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Tetrastyle temple with arcuated pediment. Between the columns, Artemis, Zeus (Carian), and Athena (?). Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue. (see media screen for Greek...

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Provenance

By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, September 18, 1963

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 161–169

Mint

Apollonia Salbace, Asia: Caria

Dimensions

Diameter: 42.5 mm. Weight: 27.13 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.1401

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins