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Coin of Zephyrium-Hadrianopolis with bust of Antoninus Pius

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Obverse: Laureate bust of Antoninus Pius to right. Inscriptions in Greek. Reverse: Zeus enthroned left, wreath in right hand, uncertain object in left. Inscription in Greek. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

By 1986: with Edward J. Waddell, Ltd., Suite 1104, 7910 Woodmont Avenue, Bethesda, Maryland 20814; purchased by MFA from Edward J. Waddell, Ltd., June 25, 1986

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

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

Mint

Zephyrium-Hadrianopolis, Cilicia

Dimensions

Diameter: 29 mm. Weight: 13.55 gm. Die Axis: 2

Accession Number

1986.253

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins