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Coin of Cotiaeum in alliance with Ephesus with bust of Caracalla, struck under C. Iulius Quadratus

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Caracalla to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: At left statue of Ephesian Artemis and at right Homonoia stands holding cornucopia and wreath. In center Cybele of Cotiaeum enthroned with phiale in right hand, left arm on tympanum. Inscriptions in...

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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, A.D. 211–217

Mint

Cotiaeum and Ephesus (Alliance), Asia: Phrygia and Ionia

Dimensions

Diameter: 40 mm. Weight: 29.48 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

64.1177

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins