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Coin of Kingdom of Commagene with bust of Iotape, struck under Antiochus IV

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Obverse: Diademed and draped bust of Iotape, wife of Antiochus IV, to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Scorpion in wreath. Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1999: with Classical Numismatic Group, Inc., P.O. Box 479, Lancaster, Pa. 17608-0479 (Classical Numismatic Group, Inc., Mail Bid Sale 51, September 15, 1999, lot 976); purchased by MFA at Mail Bid Sale 51 and accessioned December 15, 1999

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 38–72

Mint

Commagene (Kingdom)

Dimensions

Diameter: 29.5 mm. Weight: 13.81 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

1999.512

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins