Obverse: Laureate head of Vespasian to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Bust of Alexandria to right, wearing elephant skin headdress. Inscription in Greek. See media screen for Greek inscriptions. Year 9.
From Naukratis. 1885: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; October 28, 1885: voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over February 1886. (Accession date: 1886).
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