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Coin of Aezani with bust of Demos

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Obverse: Laureate bust of Demos right, drapery on left shoulder. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Eagle standing right, head turned to left. Inscription in Greek. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

By about 1961: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection (said to be from the R. Cyril Lockett Collection); gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, September 13, 1967

Credit Line

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

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 253–268

Mint

Aezani, Asia: Phrygia

Dimensions

Diameter: 31 mm. Weight: 15.00 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

67.891

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins