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Coin of Tium with bust of Antoninus Pius

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Antoninus Pius to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Isis stands to left, scepter in left hand, sistrum in right. Inscription in Greek. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, March 8, 1967

Credit Line

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

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 138–161

Mint

Tium, Bithynia

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 4.16 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

67.343

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins