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Cistophorus with head of Domitian

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Obverse: Head of Domitian, laureate, right. IMPCAESDOMITAVGGERM PMTRPXIIIIIMPXXII (A s lack crossbars) Reverse: Legionary eagle between two standards. COSXVII CENS PPP

Provenance

By 1964: Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland; purchased by MFA from Munzen und Medaillen A.G., June 8, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, about A.D. 95

Mint

Ephesus (?), Asia: Ionia

Dimensions

Diameter: 26 mm. Weight: 10.49 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

64.975

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins