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Coin of Docimeum with bust of Pan

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Obverse: Draped bust of Pan right. Reverse: Mount Persis. Inscription in Greek. (see media screen for Greek inscription)

Provenance

By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection (SNG, von Aulock, no. 3548); purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, 2nd–3rd century A.D.

Mint

Docimeum, Asia: Phrygia

Dimensions

Diameter: 20.5 mm. Weight: 3.50 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.1178

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins