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Coin of Aezani with head of Serapis

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Obverse: Head of Sarapis, wearing modius, right. Reverse: Eagle standing right, head turned left, wings closed. Inscription in Greek. (see media screen for Greek inscription)

Provenance

By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection (SNG, von Aulock, 1964, no. 3341); purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

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

Mint

Aezani, Asia: Phrygia

Dimensions

Diameter: 15.5 mm. Weight: 1.98 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

64.1164

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins