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Coin of Smyrna with busts of Livia and Senate, struck under Hieronymus and Petronius

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Obverse: Diademed, draped bust of Livia facing draped bust of Sentate at left. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Tiberius, togate, stands in tetrastyle temple. Inscription in Greek around. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

By 1960: 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. 29–35

Mint

Smyrna, Asia: Ionia

Dimensions

Diameter: 22.5 mm. Weight: 6.94 gm. Die Axis: 11

Accession Number

64.1367

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins