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Coin of Germe with bust of Germe

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Obverse: Turreted, draped bust of Germe to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Athena standing, head right, holds spear in right hand and Nike, extending wreath towards her, on left hand. Shield beside spear. 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, A.D. 253–268

Mint

Germe, Asia: Mysia

Dimensions

Diameter: 22.5 mm. Weight: 6.13 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.1093

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins