Asia Minor Coins - Photo Gallery

Ancient Greek and Roman coins from Asia Minor

Coin ID #10768

Mallos (AD 249-251) AE 37 - Trajan Decius

Trajan Decius, 249-251 AD. AE37 (32.03g, 6h). Radiate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / Decius, as pontiff, in toga, driving team of oxen right, plowing pomerium; to left, Tyche of Mallus standing right and presenting him a statuette of Marsyas; to right, Amphilochus standing left, crowning Decius with wreath; in exergue, boar standing left. Good VF, dark green patina with areas of red-brown. Rare foundation scene. Krizan Coll.; ex CNG 64 (9/2003), lot 664; Levante Coll., 1291.

File information
City/Mint name:Mallos
Keywords:roman / bronze
References:SNG Levante 1291 (this coin); SNG France 1931 (with c/m; same dies)
Valuation:CNG Auc. 93 (5/2013), lot 878 ($900 + comm)
Photo courtesy of:Classical Numismatic Group -
Filesize:91 KiB
Date added:Jul 13, 2013
Dimensions:800 x 394 pixels
Displayed:198 times
Favorites:Add to Favorites
Add your comment
Anonymous comments are not allowed here. Log in to post your comment