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Coin of Anazarbus with head of Domitian

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Obverse: Laureate head of Domitian to right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Tyche seated right on throne facing amphora before her. She holds small object (pebble or ballot) in right hand above amphora. Inscriptions in Greek around and in field. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Inscription

See attached media

Provenance

By 1966: with Bank Leu & Co. AG, Bahnhofstrasse 32, Zurich, Switzerland; purchased by MFA from Bank Leu & Co. AG, June 1, 1966

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 94–95

Mint

Anazarbus, Cilicia

Dimensions

Diameter: 26.5 mm. Weight: 12.12 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

66.314

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins