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Coin of Flaviopolis with bust of Domitian

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Obverse: Laureate head of Domitian to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Confronted laureate and draped busts of Dioskouroi. Inscription in Greek. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Inscription

See attached media

Provenance

By date unknown: R. Cyril Lockett Collection; by 1961: with Glendining and Co., Ltd., 7 Blenheim Street, New Bond Street, London, W.1 (auction 12 of the R. Cyril Lockett Collection, Feb. 21-23, 1961, lot 2959); purchased at the Lockett auction by Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, September 13, 1967

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 89–90

Mint

Flaviopolis, Cilicia

Dimensions

Diameter: 29 mm. Weight: 16.40 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

67.897

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins