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Coin of Koinon of Thessaly with head of Nero, struck under Lauchus

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Obverse: Laureate head of Nero to right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Horse stands right, led by draped figure (nymph Larissa?). 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. 54–68

Mint

Achaea: Thessaly

Dimensions

Diameter: 34.5 mm. Weight: 26.19 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.2157

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins