User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Coin of Codrula with bust of Antoninus Pius

Start collecting

Obverse: Laureate bust of Antoninus Pius to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Two Dioskouroi with their horses flanking Helen in the center. Inscriptions in Greek.

Provenance

By 1976: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., March 24, 1999

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 147–161

Mint

Codrula, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 28.5 mm. Weight: 10.03 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

1999.25

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins