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Coin of Cibyra with bust of city-goddess

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Obverse: Turreted, draped bust of Amazon (?) as City-Goddess Cibyra to right, quiver over shoulder. Wicker basket at right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Clasped hands. Border of dots. 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, 2nd–3rd century A.D.

Mint

Cibyra, Asia: Phrygia

Dimensions

Diameter: 27.5 mm. Weight: 9.46 gm. Die Axis: 10

Accession Number

63.1233

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins