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Coin of Attaea with bust of Sabina

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Obverse: Draped bust of Sabina to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: River god reclining left, holding reed in each hand, rests left arm on urn. At left, tree. Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1963: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., September 18, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 117–138

Mint

Attaea, Asia: Mysia

Dimensions

Diameter: 27 mm. Weight: 8.15 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.1091

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins