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Coin of Corycus with bust of Tranquillina

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Obverse: Draped bust of Tranquillina, wearing stephane, right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Tyche, holding rudder and cornucopia, stands to left. Inscription in Greek around. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Inscription

See attached media

Provenance

By 1964: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., March 11, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 238–244

Mint

Corycus, Cilicia

Dimensions

Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 6.53 gm. Die Axis: 3

Accession Number

64.291

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins