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Coin of Sagalassus with bust of Claudius II Gothicus

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Claudius II to right. At right: I. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Cybele, turreted and veiled, seated on throne left, holds patera in right hand, rests left on tympanon. Lion to left beside her. 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, A.D. 268–270

Mint

Sagalassus, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 33 mm. Weight: 17.18 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.1238

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins