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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.


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


Commagene (Kingdom)


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

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The Ancient World


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