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Coin of Cnossus (?) with head of Zeus Diktaios, struck under L. Lollius

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Obverse: head of Zeus Diktaios to right, diademed. In front, scepter; under chin: B. Dotted border. Reverse: Curule chair with cushioned seat. Above L. LOLLIVS Between legs, numeral letter F

Provenance

Purchased of C.T. Seltman (10/-) Purchased for $ 19.66 (this figure is the total price of MFA 12.1158-12.1163)

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund

Roman Provincial, Late Republican Period, about 37–34 B.C.

Mint

Cnossus (?), Crete

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1344.

Dimensions

Diameter: 34 mm. Weight: 23.24 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

12.1161

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins