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Coin of Koinon of Bithynia with bust of Hadrian

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Obverse: Bust of Hadrian, right. (Inscription in Greek.) Reverse: Octastyle temple with wolf nursing twins in the pediment. (Inscriptions in Greek in field and in exergue)

Provenance

By 1935: Anonymous Private Collection; Anonymous gift to MFA, April 4, 1935

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 117–138

Mint

Bithynia

Dimensions

Diameter: 32 mm. Weight: 23.9 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

35.218

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins