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Coin of Sala with bust of Demos, struck under Alexander

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Obverse: Draped bust of Demos right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Hermes stands, head left, purse in right hand, caduceus and chlamys in left. Inscription in Greek around. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 98–117

Mint

Sala, Asia: Lydia

Dimensions

Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 2.43 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.1273

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins