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Coin of Pautalia with bust of Geta

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Obverse: Draped, cuirassed bust of Geta to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Vase. Inscription in Greek. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

By dates unknown: Lord Grantley and R. Cyril Lockett Collections; by date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, November 9, 1966

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 198–209

Mint

Pautalia, Thrace

Dimensions

Diameter: 19.5 mm. Weight: 3.49 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

66.911

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins