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Coin of Attuda with bust of Antoninus Pius, struck under M. Oul. Carminius Claudianus

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Obverse: Laureate bust of Antoninus Pius to left. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Cybele stands facing front, a lion on each side. Inscriptions in Greek around and in field. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

By 1970: with Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland (auction 41, June 18-19, 1970, lot 400); by 1973: with A. H. Baldwin and Sons Ltd., 11 Adelphi Terrace, London WC2N 6BJ, England; purchased by MFA from A. H. Baldwin and Sons Ltd., December 12, 1973

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 138–161

Mint

Attuda, Asia: Caria

Dimensions

Diameter: 37.5 mm. Weight: 27.75 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

1973.608

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins