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Coin of Anazarbus with bust of Domitian

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Obverse: Laureate bust of Domitian to right. Star behind. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Draped bust of Domitia to left. Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1976: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., March 24, 1999

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 93–94

Mint

Anazarbus, Cilicia

Dimensions

Diameter: 21.5 mm. Weight: 8.35 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

1999.29

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins