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Coin of Ancyra with bust of Senate, struck under Ti. Bassilaus

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Obverse: Draped bust of Senate right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Stele. Below: Greek letter epsilon. Inscription in Greek. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, about A.D. 55–60

Mint

Ancyra, Asia: Phrygia

Dimensions

Diameter: 15.5 mm. Weight: 3.08 gm. Die Axis: 11

Accession Number

64.1169

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins