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Coin of Magnesia-ad-Sipylum with bust of Sipylus

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Obverse: Bearded bust of Sipylus right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Homonoia standing, phiale in right hand, cornucopia in left. Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1963: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., September 18, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, 2nd–3rd century A.D.

Mint

Magnesia-ad-Sipylum, Asia: Lydia

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 2.93 gm. Die Axis: 11

Accession Number

63.1117

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins