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Coin of Koinon of Thessaly with bust of Faustina II

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Obverse: Draped bust of Faustina II to right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Athena Itonia fighting to right, shield on left arm, spear in right hand. Inscription in Greek around. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

By 1964: with Euripides S. Sepheriades; purchased by MFA from Euripides S. Sepheriades, December 9, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 138–180

Mint

Achaea: Thessaly

Dimensions

Diameter: 32.5 mm. Weight: 21.64 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

64.2159

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins