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Coin of Kingdom of Thrace with head of Rhoemetalces I and small bust of Kotys IV

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Obverse: Filleted head of Rhoemetalces I right. At right, small bust of Kotys IV. Inscriptions in Greek around and on neck of Rhoemetalces I. Reverse: Laureate head of Augustus to right. At right, capricorn with globe between forepaws. Inscription in Greek around. (see media screen for Greek...

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By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, June 8, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, 11 B.C.–A.D. 12


Thrace (Kingdom)


Diameter: 21.5 mm. Weight: 5.28 gm. Die Axis: 6

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The Ancient World


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