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Coin of Synnada with bust of Demos

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Obverse: Draped bust of Demos to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Tyche, head left, rudder in right hand, cornucopia on left arm. Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By date unknown: Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia, Pa., Bulletin 8, no. 66; date unknown: purchased by Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule IIl from Hesperia Art; 1998 year-end gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA

Credit Line

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

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, 3rd century A.D.

Mint

Synnada, Asia: Phrygia

Dimensions

Diameter: 25.5 mm. Weight: 11.53 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

1998.622

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins