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Coin of Isinda with bust of Maximus

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Maximus to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Tyche standing, head left, holds cornucopia on left arm, right hand resting on rudder. Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

1910: purchased at Adalia by Arthur M. Woodward; by 1962: with Glendining & Co., Ltd., 7 Blenheim Street, New Bond Street, London, W.1 (sale of the A. M. Woodward Collection, September 27, 1962); purchased at the Woodward sale by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., February 13, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 235–238

Mint

Isinda, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 26 mm. Weight: 7.53 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

63.2953

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins