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Coin of Ephesus in alliance with Smyrna with bust of Domitia, struck under Caesennius Paetus

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Obverse: Draped bust of Domitia to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Cult statue of Ephesian Artemis stands facing. Inscription in Greek. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

By 1965: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr. to MFA, February 10, 1965

Credit Line

Gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr.

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, about A.D. 92–94

Mint

Ephesus and Smyrna (Alliance), Asia: Ionia

Dimensions

Diameter: 20.5 mm. Weight: 5.27 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

65.202

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins