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Cistophorus with head of Titus

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Obverse: Head of Titus, laureate, right. IMP.TITVSCAES. VESPASIANAVGPM (first A in VESPASIAN written without cross bar) Reverse: Roman eagle between two military standards.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

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

Mint

Ephesus (?), Asia: Ionia

Dimensions

Diameter: 27.5 mm. Weight: 10.96 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.976

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins