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Cistophorus with head of Domitian

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Obverse: Laureate head of Domitian to right. CAES DIVI F DOMITIANUS COS VII Reverse: Altar with door in front, on top, horns right and left, flat slab in center. In field left and right: DIVO VESP

Provenance

By 1961: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XVII, no. 89); December 13, 1961: purchased by MFA from Hesperia Art for $ 65.-

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, about A.D. 81

Mint

Ephesus (?), Asia: Ionia

Dimensions

Diameter: 27 mm. Weight: 10.40 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

61.1195

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins