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Obverse: Laureate bust of Domitian to right. IMPCAESDOMITAVGGERM PMTRPVIIICENSPERPP Reverse: Emperor sacrificing in front of temple accompanied by flute-player and lyre-player. COSXIIII LVDSAECFEC in ex.: SC

Provenance

By date unknown: with A. H. Baldwin & Sons, Ltd., 3 Robert Street, Adelphi, London; October 1953: purchased by Cornelius C. Vermeule III from A. H. Baldwin & Sons Ltd.; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, December 16, 1998

Credit Line

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

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 88

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 29 mm. Weight: 9.37 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

1998.541

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins