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Coin of Hypaepa with bust of Herennia Etruscilla, struck under Fl. Hermolaus

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Obverse: Draped bust of Etruscilla wearing stephane right. Crescent behind shoulders. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Tetrastyle temple, within which cult statue of Artemis facing front. Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 249–251

Mint

Hypaepa, Asia: Lydia

Dimensions

Diameter: 32 mm. Weight: 10.50 gm. Die Axis: 5

Accession Number

64.1269

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins