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Coin of Amphipolis with head of Augustus

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Obverse: Head of Augustus, right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Artemis Tauropolos on bull. Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1888: with van Lennep, Smyrna; purchased by MFA from van Lennep, January 5, 1888, for $75.00 (this figure is the total price for 88.12-88.262)

Credit Line

Benjamin Pierce Cheney Donation

Roman Provincial, Early Imperial Period, 27 B.C.–A.D. 14

Mint

Amphipolis, Macedonia

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 7.66 gm. Die Axis: 11

Accession Number

88.68

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins