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Coin of Blaundus with bust of Demos

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Obverse: Bust of Demos to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Tyche standing, head to left, rudder in right hand, cornucopia in left. 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. 161–180

Mint

Blaundus, Asia: Lydia

Dimensions

Diameter: 27.5 mm. Weight: 12.00 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.1209

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins